The Soundtrack: special issue on jazz and cinema (2015)

Jazz and Cinema

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The Soundtrack:
special issue on jazz and cinema (Volume 6, Issue 1&2) is now out.

Below is the content table:

Editorial
Hiu M. Chan (Guest Editor, Cardiff University)

Filming improvisation: Jazz criticism’s neglect of film style
Nicolas Pillai (Birmingham City University)

Jazz as individual expression: An analysis of The Fabulous Baker Boys soundtrack
Adam Biggs (Bath Spa University)

Extraterritorial cinema: Shanghai jazz and post-war Hong Kong Mandarin musicals
Victor Fan (King’s College)

Sax and the city: New York, New York (Scorsese, 1977), urban decline and the jazz musical
Martha Shearer (King’s College)

Of mice and music: Image, soundtrack and historical possibility
Coinneach Shanks (Independent Researcher)

Duke Ellington, the film composer
Peter Wegele (Musician, Independent Researcher)

Interview with Sir John Dankworth on his jazz film scores
Frank Griffith (Brunel University)

Conference Music Playlist

*Although it says on the page that the date is ‘2014 March’, these materials are freshly published this year. The non-matching dates…

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