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MUSC 299 Music in American Television – Links

Museum of Broadcast Communications

Wisconsin Center for Film and Theater Research

Internet Movie Database – television theme songs – wiki site of tropes (gestures used to convey ideas), includes musical tropes, leitmotifs, themes – lists songs played in each episode of a show – music in TV commercials, movie trailers, film soundtracks – resources for film and TV studies

TV resource page on

UCLA Film and Television Archives

Televiser: Journal of Video Production, Advertising and Operation

Columbia University Film Language Glossary

Lantern: Media History Digital Library

American Radio History: Documenting the History of Radio, FM, and TV Broadcasting

David Robidoux, Composer for Film, TV, and Media [especially sports-related media]