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American music in the twentieth century

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Published by Schirmer Books, Prentice Hall International in New York, London .
Written in English

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  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Music -- United States -- 20th century -- History and criticism

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      Other titlesAmerican music in the 20th century
      StatementKyle Gann.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsML200.5 .G36 1997
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxvi, 400 p. :
      Number of Pages400
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL673755M
      ISBN 10002864655X
      LC Control Number97019863


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