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Henry Mancini: Reinventing Film Music
22 Mar 2012 // 6:00 PM

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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This Biography Ensures the Continuity of Mancini's Legacy: 'Henry Mancini: Reinventing Film Music'
24 May 2012 // 6:00 PM

"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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Culture Belongs to the Alien in 'Spirits of Xanadu'

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"The symbols that the artifact in Spirits of Xanadu uses are esoteric -- at least for the average Western gamer. It is Chinese culture reflected back at us through the lens of alien understanding.

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