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Adult Lecture Series-Tone, Timbre, and Terror: The Role of Music in Scary Films
From Hitchcock’s “Psycho,” to the “Jaws” theme, music has played a paramount role in the horror genre.
Gil Harel will discuss the ingredients that make music so effective at conveying horror. He will analyze memorable scenes from films including “The Omen,” “Friday the 13th,” “Halloween,” and others. Through a discussion of timbre, tone, color, harmony, dissonance, and other special effects, audience members can expect to get a peek behind the curtain and understand the role of music in sending ... view more »
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