Recommended Books

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Hi All,
For those into Film Music and Theory I've put a list of recommended books up on my website, at the moment it includes:

Twenty Four Frames Under - A Buried History of Film Music - Russell Lack
The Invisible Art of Film Music - Laurence E. MacDonald
On The Track - A Guide to Contemporary Film Scoring - Fred Karlin and Rayburn Wright
Knowing the Score - Notes on Film Music - Irwin Bazelon
The Composer in Hollywood - Christopher Palmer
Soundtrack - The Music of the Movies - Mark Evans
Film Music - A Neglected Art - Roy M. Prendergast
Overtones and Undertones - Reading Film Music - Royal S. Brown
The Art of Film Music - George Burt
Complete Guide to Film Scoring - Richard Davis
The Reel World - Scoring for Pictures - Jeff Rona
Film Score - The Art and Craft of Movie Music - Tony Thomas
The Technique of Film Music - Roger Manvell and John Huntley
Soundtrack Available - Essays on Film and Popular Music - Pamela Robertson Wojcik and Arthur Knight
The Score - Interviews with Film Composers - Michael Schelle
Gabriel Yared's The English Patient - A Film Score Guide - Heather Laing
Bernard Herrmann's The Ghost and Mrs. Muir - A Film Score Guide - David Cooper
Ennio Morricone's The Good, The Bad and The Ugly - A Film Score Guide - Charles Leinberger
Danny Elfman's Batman - A Film score Guide - Janet K. Halfyard
Louis and Bebe Barron's Forbidden Planet - A Film Score Guide - James Wierzbicki
Sound Design - The Expressive Power of Music, Voice, and Sound Effects in Cinema - David Sonnenschein

If any of you know of others that I should include then please email me.
Best wishes,
David Beard - UK

ednegga said:
O.K Guys, a lotta the books that I have or have read have been posted and here's is an addition to contribute.

Gotta Get Signed: How to Become a Hip-Hop Producer by Sahpreem A. King
I bought this. It better be good :D
dam i just made a list with like 15-20 of these books yal mentioned. bout 2 get my read on...
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-Confessions of A Record Producer
-Complete Idiot's Guide to Song Writing

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-Complete Idiot's Guide to Music Theory & Playing Piano
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