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Library Research Guides

Film Music Resources

This is a guide to locating information and materials related to film music in the Music Library.

Article Databases

Compositional Guides

Hagen, Earle. Advanced Techniques for Film Scoring: A Complete Text.
MT 64 .M65 H21 1990

Hagen, Earle. Scoring for Films.
MT 737 .H3 1989

Karlin, Fred, and Rayburn Wright. On the Track: A Guide to Contemporary Film Scoring.
MT 737 .K371 2004

Kompanek, Sonny. From Score to Screen: Sequencers, Scores, & Second Thoughts: The New Film Scoring Process.
MT 64 .M65 K651 2004

Rona, Jeff. The Reel World: Scoring for Pictures.
MT 64 .M65 R66 2009

Schifrin, Lalo. Music Composition for Film and Television.
MT 64 .M65 S35 2011