9780520229396

A Heart at Fire's Center

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  • ISBN13:

    9780520229396

  • ISBN10:

    0520229398

  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 2002-05-01
  • Publisher: Univ of California Pr

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Summary

A biography of Academy Award-winning composer Bernard Herrmann, whose work spanned films including Psycho, Citizen Kane, and The Ghost and Mrs. Muir; television including The Twilight Zone; radio including The War of the Worlds; and the concert hall.

Author Biography

Steven C. Smith has written about film, music, and television for the Los Angeles Times, Hollywood Reporter, Newsday, and USA Today. He has worked as a writer and producer for HBO, NBC, and A&E, and is supervising producer of the AMC series Backston

Table of Contents

Preface to the 2002 Edition ix
Acknowledgments xiii
Prelude 1(364)
PART ONE: NEW YORK, 1911-1951
One
7(14)
Two
21(21)
Three
42(17)
Four
59(12)
Five
71(14)
Six
85(25)
Seven
110(21)
Eight
131(32)
PART TWO: HOLLYWOOD, 1951-1971
Nine
163(28)
Ten
191(28)
Eleven
219(17)
Twelve
236(31)
Thirteen
267(25)
Fourteen
292(19)
PART THREE: LONDON, 1971-1975
Fifteen
311(8)
Sixteen
319(17)
Seventeen
336(21)
Postlude
357(8)
Appendix: The Music of Bernard Herrmann 365(12)
Notes 377(24)
Selected Biblography 401(1)
Index 401

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