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By Mathew J. Bartkowiak

Protecting titles starting from Rocketship X-M (1950) to Wall-E (2008), those insightful essays degree the connection among track and technology fiction movie from quite a few educational views. Thematic sections survey particular compositions used in technological know-how fiction videos; Broadway's courting with the style; technological know-how fiction parts in renowned songs; the conveyance of subjectivity and identification via song; and such person composers as Richard Strauss (2001: an area Odyssey) and Bernard Herrmann (The Day the Earth Stood Still).

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BARTKOWIAK The MC5 and Social swap: A examine in Rock and Revolution (McFarland, 2009) Sounds of the long run Essays on track in technological know-how Fiction movie Edited by way of MATHEW J. BARTKOWIAK McFarland & corporation, Inc. , Publishers Jefferson, North Carolina, and London In bankruptcy 7, “‘It’s Hip to Be Square’: Rock and Roll and the Future,” lyrics from “Ooby Dooby” through Dick Penner and Wade Moore, are copyright 1956 by way of Peer foreign company, copyright renewed, all rights reserved, and are utilized by permission. Lyrics from “Magic Carpet Ride,” phrases and track via John Kay and Rushton Moreve, are copyright 1968 Songs of common, Inc. , and Kings street tune, copyright renewed, all rights managed and administered via Songs of common, Inc. , all rights reserved, and are utilized by permission. LIBRARY OF CONGRESS CATALOGUING-IN-PUBLICATION information Sounds of the longer term : essays on song in technological know-how fiction film / edited via Mathew J. Bartkowiak. p. cm. contains bibliographical references and index. ISBN 978-0-7864-4480-9 softcover : 50# alkaline paper 1. movie song — historical past and feedback. 2. technology fiction films — historical past and feedback. I. Bartkowiak, Mathew J. ML2075. S685 2010 781. five' forty two — dc22 2010001765 British Library cataloguing info can be found ©2010 Mathew J. Bartkowiak. All rights reserved No a part of this publication will be reproduced or transmitted in any shape or in anyway, digital or mechanical, together with photocopying or recording, or by way of any info garage and retrieval method, with out permission in writing from the writer. entrance disguise paintings through Baaron Schulte, 2009 synthetic within the usa McFarland & corporation, Inc. , Publishers field 611, Jefferson, North Carolina 28640 www. mcfarlandpub. com From Mathew J. Bartkowiak: To Sara, Ella, and Porter From all the contributing authors: Our honest because of the folks at movie and background, either previous and current Acknowledgments My honest because of Nelson and Joan Moffat and the Felker starting place in reminiscence of Pat and Gretchen Felker for his or her aid. because of the school and employees on the college of Wisconsin–Marshfield/Wood County and to Andy and Marcie, basking within the glow of “retirement. ” My gratitude to boot to the UW faculties English division, and the UW–Marshfield/Wood County Library employees. additionally, a thanks to Catherine Kalish, Holly Hassel and Baaron Schulte for his contribution to this ebook. vi Table of Contents Acknowledgments   . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . vi creation   . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1 — Mathew J. Bartkowiak half I. “OPEN THE POD DOOR, HAL”: A SURVEY OF MUSIC’S position IN technological know-how FICTION movie 1. a well-known Sound in a brand new position: using the Musical ranking in the technological know-how Fiction movie   . . . . . . . . . . . . 10 — Cara Marisa Deleon 2. a favored Avant-Garde: The Paradoxical culture of digital and Atonal Sounds in Sci-Fi track Scoring   . . . . 22 — Lisa M. Schmidt half II. “GIVE MY REGARDS TO THE BARYCENTER”: BROADWAY’S RELATION TO technology FICTION movie three. “Hello WALL-E! ”: Nostalgia, Utopia, and the technology Fiction Musical   .

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