'The Moment That I Dreaded and Hope For': Ambivalence and Order in Bernard Herrmann's Score for Vertigo

John, Antony
September 2001
Musical Quarterly;Fall2001, Vol. 85 Issue 3, p516
Academic Journal
Focuses on the overlooked musical score created by Bernard Hermann for the film 'Vertigo.' Role of music score in fostering identification of the male protagonist; Assessment of the musical gestures and techniques; Reflection of the tripartite musical form underlying the film.


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