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"A Brilliant New Symphonic Effect": The "New" Early Music in Stothart's Score for Romeo and Juliet (1936)

Issue: Vol 4 No. 1 (2011)

Journal: Journal of Film Music

Subject Areas: Popular Music

DOI: 10.1558/jfm.v4i1.27


This article provides a historical context for this MGM score and a discussion of important primary sources associated with it. It also argues that the score was a contribution to the Early Music movement in the United States—something rarely associated right now with film scores of the 1930s.

Author: Linda K. Schubert

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