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Thursday, March 22 2012

Henry Mancini: Reinventing Film Music

Henry Mancini has sold 30 million albums and won four Oscars and 20 Grammy awards. Through Mancini, mere background music in movies became part of pop culture -- an expression of sophistication and wit with a modern sense of cool and a lasting lyricism that has not dated.


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Thursday, May 24 2012

This Biography Ensures the Continuity of Mancini's Legacy: 'Henry Mancini: Reinventing Film Music'

"Mancini's music will, in its own cool way, keep reaching out, find the next generation, and the next and the next" (244).


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