The History of Music Videos

The History of Music Videos

by Hal Marcovitz

Hardcover(Library Binding)

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The Music Library examines the rich history of different musical genres. Individual volumes discuss the innovators who have shaped the style, form, and content of music - from jazz to country to classical to rock and roll. Informative sidebars, annotated bibliographies, and detailed indexes highlight the text and provide young readers with many opportunities for further discussion and research.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781420508215
Publisher: Gale Cengage Learning
Publication date: 06/29/2012
Series: Lucent Music Library Series
Pages: 128
Product dimensions: 7.00(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.40(d)
Age Range: 12 - 16 Years

Table of Contents

Foreword 4

Introduction: The Emotional Power of Music Videos 6

Chapter 1 The Roots of Music on Video 10

Chapter 2 "I Want My MTV" 26

Chapter 3 The Art of Music Videos 40

Chapter 4 When Music Videos Make Political and Social Statements 54

Chapter 5 Making Music Videos at Home 68

Chapter 6 The Future of Music Videos 81

Notes 94

Recommended Viewing 98

Glossary 102

For More Information 104

Index 107

Picture Credits 111

About the Author 112

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