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The Spear of Cephalus: Observations on Film Music Analysis

  title={The Spear of Cephalus: Observations on Film Music Analysis},
  author={Alfred W. Cochran},
Interest in the scholarly study of film music is relatively new, despite the fact that some individuals have been associated with it, closely, for decades.1 This interest is growing, as evinced by the present collection of articles. But if we are witness to the prolifera tion of film music scholarship, we should be assured that the subject holds the potential to provide answers to basic questions of analytic inquiry we must put to it. Questions such as Does the subject merit attention? What can… 
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