This contextual analysis of singing traditions in film situates singing and its expressive capabilities in ways that inform the development of a taxonomy of cinematic singing. This taxonomy is complemented with an overview of the volume’s contributions that respectively encompass vocality, cultural considerations, industry signifiers and character/agency revelation.
|Title of host publication||The singing voice in contemporary cinema|
|Editors||Diane Hughes, Mark Evans|
|Place of Publication||South Yorkshire|
|Number of pages||19|
|ISBN (Print)||9781781794456, 9781781791127|
|Publication status||Published - 2020|