West Side Story: Music on Film Series by Barry Monush, Paperback | Barnes & Noble
West Side Story: Music on Film Series

West Side Story: Music on Film Series

by Barry Monush
     
 
(Music On Filments). On the brink of celebrating its 50th anniversary, West Side Story remains one of the classic motion pictures of the musical genre. A joint collaboration between directors Jerome Robbins and Robert Wise, it won 10 Academy Awards and produced the longest-charting soundtrack album of all time. This book explores not only the stage origins of the

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(Music On Filments). On the brink of celebrating its 50th anniversary, West Side Story remains one of the classic motion pictures of the musical genre. A joint collaboration between directors Jerome Robbins and Robert Wise, it won 10 Academy Awards and produced the longest-charting soundtrack album of all time. This book explores not only the stage origins of the piece, but the incredible impact of the movie version and how it became a touchstone for all subsequent generations interested in dance on film and in great filmmaking in general.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780879103781
Publisher:
Hal Leonard Corporation
Publication date:
10/01/2010
Pages:
128
Product dimensions:
4.75(w) x 6.25(h) x 0.49(d)

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