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2 edition of short history of world music. found in the catalog.

short history of world music.

Curt Sachs

short history of world music.

by Curt Sachs

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Published by Dobson in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

This ed. first published as "Our musical heritage." Prentice-Hall, 1955.

The Physical Object
Pagination351p. :
Number of Pages351
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20951211M

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Popular music is thus a vital primary source in the classroom, able to evoke a bygone era or provide a starting point for us to present the historical context in which events occurred. In this issue of History Now, leading scholars of history and music take us through our recent past, moving through the decades from the s to the present day.   A Short History of “The Phantom of the Opera” Posted on Octo by David Nelson We all know “The Phantom of the Opera” as a great show on Broadway and other well-known stages, but the story began long before it became a long-running musical.


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