2 edition of short history of world music. found in the catalog.
short history of world music.
This ed. first published as "Our musical heritage." Prentice-Hall, 1955.
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The history of music is as old as humanity itself. Archaeologists have found primitive flutes made of bone and ivory dating back as far as 43, years, and. The history of radio programming and broadcasting around the world is explored in this article. Radio’s early years The first voice and music signals heard over radio waves were transmitted in December from Brant Rock, Massachusetts (just south of Boston), when Canadian experimenter Reginald Fessenden produced about an hour of talk and.
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