ISBN-10:
0786423021
ISBN-13:
9780786423026
Pub. Date:
05/04/2006
Publisher:
McFarland & Company, Incorporated Publishers
James Bernard, Composer to Count Dracula: A Critical Biography

James Bernard, Composer to Count Dracula: A Critical Biography

by David Huckvale, Ingrid Pitt

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ISBN-13: 9780786423026
Publisher: McFarland & Company, Incorporated Publishers
Publication date: 05/04/2006
Pages: 311
Product dimensions: 10.00(w) x 7.00(h) x 0.90(d)

About the Author

David Huckvale has worked as a researcher, writer and presenter for BBC Radio and as a lecturer for various universities in England. He lives in rural Bedfordshire.

Table of Contents

Table of Contents



Acknowledgments v

Foreword by Ingrid Pitt xi

Preface 1



1. The Long Shadow of Castle Bernard 7

2. “Virtutis Fortuna Comes” 15

3. Amanuensis in Aldeburgh 30

4. Trilogy of Terror 45

5. Things Rank and Gross 66

6. Hounded 94

7. Serial Killers 107

8. Virtue and Danger 116

9. Femmes Fatales 138

10. Back from the Dead 158

11. Black and White Music 174

12. Assorted Aristocrats 193

13. Kapellmeister to Count Dracula 210

14. Sunset in the East 227

15. Danger in Paradise 240

16. Resurrection 252



In Memoriam: A Personal Postscript by the Author 271

Glossary of Musical Terms 273

James Bernard Filmography 277

Notes 279

Select Bibliography 287

Index 289

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