Speech, Music, Sound

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    This book explores what speech, music and other sounds have in common. It gives a detailed description of the way perspective, rhythm, textual quality and other aspects of sound are used to communicate emotion and meaning. It draws on a wealth of examples from radio disk jockey and newsreading speech, radio plays, advertising jingles, news signature tunes, film soundtracks The Piano, The X-files, Disney animation films, music ranging from medieval plain chant to drum 'n' bass and everyday soundscapes.

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    Number of Pages: 240
    Format(s): Paperback - ISBN: 9780333642894
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    Listed in: Sociolinguistics, Information theory
    Publishers: Palgrave Macmillan, Red Globe Press

    Books by Theo Van Leeuwen

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