NYU Steinhardt

Film Music: Historical Aesthetics and Perspectives

  • Course Number: MPATC-GE 2550
  • Hours: 15 per pnt
  • Units: 3/4 (alt)
  • Description: From the pianists & pit orchestra for silent films, to current hybrid scores produced within a digital production landscape, seminal scores drawn from Max Steiner's "Golden Age" - to Jerry Goldsmith - to Howard Shore - are analyzed through the lenses of aesthetics, culture, technology & compositional technique. In the Fall Semester, this class is largely limited to Film Scoring majors.
  • Old Course Number: E85.2550