The Importance Of Music In Film Music

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Music as an artistic way to accompany people from their born to grow up, and it influences people to have their own analysis to art performance, no matter its musical or film music. As I start to take this course, I begin to pay more attention to the film music and realize how the importance of music in a film. Through the learning of unit 4, I got some important concepts of dramatic film score. The music change makes the film industry get into a new page, and directors begin to accept the existence of the film score and utilize in their works. The composer, Max Steiner, as the father of film music, gives the film music a new life, and no longer use the normal trend to score. Producers gives Steiner enough space and freedom to create…show more content…
In the cartoon "Mickey Mouse", the characters' every movement and gestures synchronize with the music. The film music is loud and try to focus on every steps or process of the film. However, the use of the technique is temporary. Sometimes, it might be fit for "King Kong" or "Mickey Mouse", but not fit for all the dramatic film score. Even though the technique facilitates some success, people will aesthetic fatigue when all the works are the same. Therefore, the technique of "Mickey Mousing" gradually disappear today, because of its overuse. When people emphasis all the movements in a film, audience cannot grab the most important point in a film and the movie will lose point because of the score. However, if people use the Mickey Mousing technique effectively and sometimes learn how to adjust the score, composers can also use this way in today's composing. Even though the Mickey Mosing technique is annoying and emphasize actions some time, it can really draw people into that film situation and create a memorable experience. The technique makes music becomes a part of film and feel difficult to

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