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The saxophone

Author: Stephen Cottrell
Publisher: New Haven : Yale University Press, 2013.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Examines the saxophone's full social, historical and cultural trajectory, and considers how and why this instrument, with its idiosyncratic shape and sound, should have become important for so many  Read more...

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Genre/Form: History
Named Person: Adolphe Sax; Adolphe Sax
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Stephen Cottrell
ISBN: 9780300100419 0300100418
OCLC Number: 939955796
Description: xxii, 390 s
Responsibility: Stephen Cottrell.

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Winner of the Bessaraboff Prize given by the American Musical Instrument Society. -- American Musical Instrument Society * Bessaraboff Prize * "Everything you wanted to know about sax - but were Read more...

 
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