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Juan Bautista Sancho: Tracing the Mallorcan Connection

Craig H. Russell

in From Serra to Sancho: Music and Pageantry in the California Missions

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
September 2009
ISBN:
9780195343274
eISBN:
9780199867745
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195343274.003.0006
Subject:
Music, History, Western, History, American

Among the friars, few rival Juan Bautista Sancho (1772?–1830) in musical expertise. This chapter maps out Sancho's family tree and his early life in Artà, Mallorca. It explores his development as a ... More


Classical Masses for Voices and Orchestra by Ignacio de Jerusalem and García Fajer

Craig H. Russell

in From Serra to Sancho: Music and Pageantry in the California Missions

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
September 2009
ISBN:
9780195343274
eISBN:
9780199867745
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195343274.003.0008
Subject:
Music, History, Western, History, American

Much of the mission music was composed by Ignacio de Jerusalem (1707–69) and the Spaniard Francisco Javier García Fajer—better known as “El Españoleto” (1730–1809). This chapter summarizes their ... More


The Evolution of Tonality

Peter van der Merwe

in Roots of the Classical: The Popular Origins of Western Music

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
May 2008
ISBN:
9780198166474
eISBN:
9780191713880
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198166474.003.0010
Subject:
Music, History, Western

This chapter outlines the evolution of tonality from its beginnings in the early 16th century to the maturity of the Classical style in the late 18th century. The two main processes were ones that, ... More


Editing

Gary D. Rhodes and Robert Singer

in Consuming Images: Film Art and the American Television Commercial

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9781474460682
eISBN:
9781474481083
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474460682.003.0006
Subject:
Film, Television and Radio, Film

Chapter 5 covers editing, paying particular attention on Average Shot Lengths (ASLs) and the influential role that the TV commercial has played in how they have decreased in Hollywood feature ... More


The Sound of Belonging

Naomi Waltham-Smith

in Music and Belonging Between Revolution and Restoration

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
August 2017
ISBN:
9780190662004
eISBN:
9780190662035
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190662004.003.0001
Subject:
Music, History, Western, Philosophy of Music

This chapter establishes the theoretical frame for the book: a nexus a belonging-as-membership and belonging-as-ownership. Developing theories of musical style and convention, it argues that ... More


‘That's what you just think you saw!’ Narrative and Film Style in The Spanish Prisoner

Yannis Tzioumakis

in The Spanish Prisoner

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780748633685
eISBN:
9780748671236
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748633685.003.0005
Subject:
Film, Television and Radio, Film

The chapter examines the distinct aesthetic effects conveyed by the filmmaker’s stylistic and narrative choices in The Spanish Prisoner. Specifically, it argues that Mamet’s unusual aesthetic view ... More


Origins

Gary D. Rhodes and Robert Singer

in Consuming Images: Film Art and the American Television Commercial

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9781474460682
eISBN:
9781474481083
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474460682.003.0002
Subject:
Film, Television and Radio, Film

Understanding the television commercial’s evolution from its inception to the late 1950s illustrates how it was influenced by the classical Hollywood style, and that its very adoption of that style ... More


We Other Clerks: James Joyce and the Classical Temper

Frank Shovlin

in Touchstones: John Mcgahern's Classical Style

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9781781383216
eISBN:
9781786944047
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9781781383216.003.0002
Subject:
Literature, Criticism/Theory

Looks at McGahern’s essay ‘Dubliners’ and its admiration for Joyce’s classical style. Then goes on to look at how Joyce was an important early influence on McGahern, stressing in particular the ... More


Hollywood Style

Todd Berliner

in Hollywood Aesthetic: Pleasure in American Cinema

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
April 2017
ISBN:
9780190658748
eISBN:
9780190658786
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190658748.003.0005
Subject:
Literature, Film, Media, and Cultural Studies, Criticism/Theory

Chapter 5 investigates the aesthetic pleasures of Hollywood’s stylistic norms, as well as pleasures afforded by a handful of noteworthy stylistic deviations. The chapter examines the ways in which ... More


Music and Belonging Between Revolution and Restoration

Naomi Waltham-Smith

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
August 2017
ISBN:
9780190662004
eISBN:
9780190662035
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190662004.001.0001
Subject:
Music, History, Western, Philosophy of Music

In what ways is music implicated in the politics of belonging? How is the proper at stake in listening? What role does the ear play in forming a sense of community? Music and Belonging argues that ... More


Conclusion: What Then?

Frank Shovlin

in Touchstones: John Mcgahern's Classical Style

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9781781383216
eISBN:
9781786944047
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9781781383216.003.0014
Subject:
Literature, Criticism/Theory

The short conclusion returns once more to Yeats for its title and argues for McGahern’s enduring power as a writer. It suggests that by reading McGahern one is forced into a greater understanding of ... More


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