Music and images Jonn Rutter discusses the use of music in film and television. He takes sequences f...rom two television programmes a programme about heroism in the French Resistance and a ghost story and substitutes different music so as to change the sequences into, respectively, a peaceful landscape and a romantic climax. He then considers various other uses of music in film, and television, to create irony, to suggest a period atmosphere, to create tension and underline an emotional situation.
DVD2 programmes 1-3 TV1 explores the life and works of the influential American composer and Band leade...r Philip Sousa. TV2 explores how the lives and music of two early 20th century english composers, Ivor Gurney and Herbert Howells, were entwined. TV 3 explores the traditional music and culture of Papua New Guinea, focussing mainly on Pai Minai, an eminent Huli tribesman and the most renowned player of the gawa, a traditional stringed instrument