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The history of classical music

Author: Richard Fawkes; Robert Powell
Publisher: [Franklin] : Naxos AudioBooks, 1997.
Edition/Format:   eAudiobook : MP3 : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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From Gregorian Chant to Henryk Gorecki, here is the fascinating story of over a thousand years of Western classical music and composers. Polyphony, sonata form, serial music and other terms are explained with 150 accompanying music excerpts.
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Genre/Form: Audiobooks
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Material Type: Document, Audio book, etc., Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File, Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: Richard Fawkes; Robert Powell
OCLC Number: 60568645
Notes: Downloadable audio file.
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Performer(s): Read by Robert Powell.
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Responsibility: Richard Fawkes.

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From Gregorian Chant to Henryk Gorecki, here is the fascinating story of over a thousand years of Western classical music and composers. Polyphony, sonata form, serial music and other terms are explained with 150 accompanying music excerpts.

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