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A guide to orchestral music : the handbook for non-musicians

Author: Ethan Mordden
Publisher: New York : Oxford University Press, 1986, ©1980.
Series: Oxford paperback reference.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This authoritative guide gives the non-musician the fundamentals of orchestral music. It begins with a general introduction to the symphony and various musical styles and then describes,  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ethan Mordden
ISBN: 0195040414 9780195040418
OCLC Number: 13805403
Notes: Includes index.
Description: viii, 579 pages : music ; 21 cm.
Series Title: Oxford paperback reference.
Responsibility: Ethan Mordden.

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