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Thread #139622   Message #3204319
Posted By: Songwronger
08-Aug-11 - 09:58 PM
Thread Name: Film (movie) music
Subject: RE: Film (movie) music
Yes, Barry Lyndon, by all means. Love that Schubert and the Chieftains and all.

Read a thing about comic music earlier, said solo tuba in a movie almost always announces comedy. It's hard for the mind to associate the tuba with drama. Fellini's 8 1/2 makes good use of the tuba.