Musical Metropolis Los Angeles and the Creation of a Music Culture, 1880-1940 by Kenneth Marcus

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Published by Palgrave Macmillan .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Music/Songbooks,
  • Los Angeles,
  • General,
  • Music,
  • Social aspects,
  • History & Criticism - General,
  • Music / General,
  • California,
  • 19th century,
  • 20th century,
  • History and criticism

Book details

The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages292
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8400274M
ISBN 101403964181
ISBN 109781403964182

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Metropolis is a musical based on the silent movie of the same name that was staged at the Piccadilly Theatre in London in The music was written by Joe Brooks, the lyrics by Dusty Hughes. The show was directed by Jérôme Savary.

The cast included Judy Kuhn, Brian Blessed, Graham Bickley, Jonathan Adams, Paul Keown and Stifyn palmbeach-jeans.com: Dusty Hughes. Mar 25,  · Metropolis ( Original London Cast) I've heard about this musical for about five years now, but never had a chance to see or hear it. I've seen the silent film - pretty good.

Probably one of my favorites after Nosferatu. I thought I was going to be in for just straight classical music with opretic vocals, which is fine, but it's not my /5(24). "Musical Metropolis is a terrific book: both a history of musical expression in Los Angeles and an insightful cultural history of the city."--William Deverell, Director, Huntington-USC Institute on California and the West.

Read more. See all Editorial Reviews. Product details.5/5(2). "Musical Metropolis is a terrific book: both a history of musical expression in Los Angeles and an insightful cultural history of the city." - William Deverell, Director, Huntington-USC Institute on California and the West.

Show all. Table of contents (9 chapters)Author: K. Marcus. Metropolis is a German expressionist science-fiction drama film directed by Fritz Lang. Written by Thea von Harbou in collaboration with Lang, it stars Gustav Fröhlich, Alfred Abel, Rudolf Klein-Rogge and Brigitte Helm.

Erich Pommer produced it in the Babelsberg Studios for Universum Film A.G. (UFA).Music by: Gottfried Huppertz. Dec 16,  · Decentralization and diversity characterized much of the performance of art music in Los Angeles.

Decentralization defined the city's growth since the late-nineteenth century, and because the central city did not dominate music culture, as in the East and Midwest, a greater diversification of music emerged in the communities of Greater Los Angeles.

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The book includes a compact disc featuring 20 original recordings from the time period; see the lyrics and translations for those songs Musical Metropolis book are in Spanish. There are 33 black and white photographs, drawn from archival collections around the southland; see the Illustration Credits.

Here are. The book is entitled Metropolis, not just because of the appearance of Fritz Lang, but because the main character might be better described as Berlin than even Bernie Gunther.

Here, Kerr gives us a taste of early Gunther, right when he was promoted to the homicide bureau, putting his detective mind to work solving a case of a serial murderer /5. This is Metropolis, the novel that the film's screenwriter -- Thea von Harbou, who was director Fritz Lang's wife, and a collaborator in the creation of the film -- this is /5.

"Musical Metropolis is a terrific book: both a history of musical expression in Los Angeles and an insightful cultural history of the city." - William Deverell, Director, Huntington-USC Institute on California and the West. From the PublisherPrice: $ Metropolis. Music by Joe Brooks Book & lyrics by Dusty Hughes and Joe Brooks Additional material by David Firman Piccadilly Theatre, London - 8 March, ( Perfs) Synopsis.

Metropolis is a city, is the invention of John Freeman. Metropolis the musical. likes. Metropolis is a musical based on the silent movie of the same name that was staged at the Piccadilly Theatre in London in Followers: Jun 01,  · ""Musical Metropolis" is a terrific book: both a history of musical expression in Los Angeles and an insightful cultural history of the city."--William Deverell, Director, Huntington-USC Institute on California and the West show more/5(4).

Synopsis. Part gothic horror story, part science fiction romance, Metropolis presents a grim view of a futuristic city dominated by machines. Human energy is ruthlessly harnessed to benefit only the elitists who live above ground.

Sep 26,  · Filled with pathos and humor, the book by James Kirkwood and Nicholas Dante with musical lyrics by Edward Kleban quickly paints mini-portraits of the two dozen chorus line wannabees. Many of their stories also remind, beyond show biz, why most of us who are older than 30 would never want to be a twenty-something again.

Apr 09,  · “Metropolis is Kerr’s and Bernie’s swan song—a brilliant Berlin opera of Gothhe proportion with an intricate and riveting plot. And just like Fritz Lang’s Metropolis, Philip Kerr’s Metropolis is a masterpiece.”.

Metropolis is the 14th book in the critically acclaimed and award-winning Bernie Gunther series from the late Philip Kerr.

However, this tale is more a prequel as it. Music for Silent Film: Critical Analysis of the Musical Scores for Metropolis () and The Artist () Kelsey O’Brien - Music - Hope College The Artist () The film Metropolis heavily used the technique of leitmotifs to illustrate distinct characters.

The score by Gottfried Huppertz defines the roles of the main Author: Kelsey O'Brien. Book Chapter Musical Economies of the Elusive Metropolis Gavin Steingo, "Musical Economies of the Elusive Metropolis", Audible Empire: Music, Global Politics, Critique He concludes by arguing that if the hegemonic form of contemporary production is performative and in a sense “musical,” this includes cultural policy and.

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Decentralization and diversity characterized much of the performance of art music in Los Angeles. Decentralization defined the city's growth since the late-nineteenth century, and because the central city did not dominate music culture, as in the East and Midwest, a greater diversification of music emerged in the communities of Greater Los Angeles.

Feb 06,  · Metropolis is surely one of the greatest films ever made. Its scope, its reach, its magnitude and its message are truly incredible even by today's standards of film-making. Seen in context of its premier inMetropolis is a giant of filmdom and film history.

Lots of people always ask what makes a movie great, and in particular, Metropolis/10(K). May 06,  · Metropolis the Musical by Joe Brooks and Dusty Hughes, as produced in at Pentacle Theatre, Salem, Oregon. Backing tracks for the show were produced with permission, guidance, and funding from.

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Lyrics By [Book And Lyrics] – Dusty Hughes; Music By, Lyrics By [Book And Lyrics] This is a full recording of the musical stage version of Metropolis performed at the Piccadilly Theatre in London based on the silent film directed and written by Fritz 4/4(2).

Editorial Reviews. Fritz Lang's silent science-fiction masterpiece Metropolis () has a storied history that is almost as epic in scope as the film itself. After a near-disastrous production, releases of the film in various lengths and with different musical scores floated around for decades/5.

The Reason to Visit Salzburg, Austria. There’s more to Austria’s fourth-largest city than Mozart and the Sound of Music. Yet, while a lot of the things to do in Salzburg focus on these themes, it is first and foremost a musical metropolis, even if this is not your sole purpose for visiting.

Feb 06,  · The film and film score my group and I have chosen to analyse is "Metropolis" (). "Metropolis" was directed by Fritz Lang, adapted from the novel "Metropolis" by Thea Von Harbou and the score was composed by Gottfried Huppertz.

It's about the city of Metropolis set in the future, which is divided into 2 social. Feb 25,  · Brian Blessed joined Judy Kuhn and Julie-Anne Ward (pictured) in Metropolis, a musical based on the silent movie. After six months. Metropolis Music - Newark Ave, Jersey City, New Jersey - Rated based on 25 Reviews "Been researching where to take my 13 y/o son for drum /5(25).

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This campy throwback is loaded with laughs for comic book fans everywhere. From thecomposers of Annie, Bye, Bye, Birdie and Applause, this fun-filled musical score sets the stage for comic book mayhem.

Hamburg is the world’s third-biggest musical city just after New York and London, and an end to this musical boom is not in sight.

Reminiscent of a silver UFO, Hamburg’s most recent musical theatre, the Stage Theater an der Elbe, is situated on the banks of the River Elbe just beside the yellow tent of Disney’s Lion King.

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“I was looking for vocabulary that felt like it was a contrast to the convent and the church and I had never heard an original disco musical.”.

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