Twentieth century music

how it developed, how to listen to it. by Marion Bauer

Publisher: Putnam in New York

Written in English
Published: Pages: 349 Downloads: 341
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  • Music -- 20th century -- History and criticism.,
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  • Music -- United States -- History and criticism.
LC ClassificationsML197 .B29 1934
The Physical Object
Pagination349 p.
Number of Pages349
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5868444M
LC Control Number62055168

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