Ever wonder how a film score influences how you experience a movie? Today's talk examines the role of music in narrative film, the premier art form of the twentieth century. Join us for a fun and interactive exploration, led by music historian and associate professor Charles Youmans. We'll learn about the purpose and functions of music in narrative film, and how to recognize some of the genres of Hollywood filmmaking.
Research Unplugged, Penn State's cafe lecture series. Stimulating conversation and free refreshments!