‘There was a time when production music was viewed as a bland, generic, uninteresting and unemotional source of music tracking (licensing). Library music, as it was once called, is now revered as a much classier, creative and practical alternative for music track sourcing’ (Phillips 1998).
The History and Mechanics of Screen Music: the Early Days From the very start of civilisation, music and drama has been closely connected. The Aborigines and other cultures used music to accompany ceremonies and spiritual gatherings. The Greeks, Romans, Japanese,