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Oxford junior companion to music

Oxford junior companion to music

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Published by Oxford University Press .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Includes index.

Statementedited by Percy A. Scholes.
ContributionsSCHOLES, Percy A.
The Physical Object
Pagination435p. :
Number of Pages435
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20207983M

The Oxford Junior Companion to Music» The Oxford Junior Companion to Music. Average Rating. Author. Hurd, Michael. Publisher. Book Club Associates. Pub. Date () Edition. 2nd. Language. English. Choose a Format. Book Show Edition. Available from . The Oxford companion to music: self-indexed and with a pronouncing glossary and over 1, portraits and pictures. , Oxford University Press in English - 9th ed., completely rev. and reset and with many additions to text and illus.

Cambridge Companions to Music provide clear and accessible information on composers, instruments or musical topics, written with the student, the performer and the music lover in mind. Each volume provides a carefully structured series of specially-commissioned essays by leading authorities offering comprehensive coverage and indispensable. As in any Oxford Companion, one of the great pleasures is the discovery of odd, colorful details--for example, that "For He's a Jolly Good Fellow" may date back to the time of the Crusades, or that singer Frankie Laine (who recorded "Rawhide" and other hit tunes) holds the all-time dance marathon record: 3, hours in consecutive days.

Shostakovich (Oxford Music / Media) iPad Music School: A Hands-On Introduction to Making Music on iOS (Apptronica Music App Series Book 2) Water Music and Music for the Royal Fireworks in Full Score (Dover Music Scores) The Return of The King Visual Companion: The Official Illustrated. American Popular Music, 4e Welcome to the companion website for the Fourth Edition of American Popular Music by Larry Starr and Christopher Waterman. Containing a number of useful resources for students and instructors, this site is designed to supplement and enhance the material found in the text.


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The Oxford junior companion to music. [Percy A Scholes] -- Comprises over 3, alphabetically arranged definitions and articles on composers and musicians, instruments, forms and styles of music, musical terms and expressions, church music and other topics.

The Oxford Companion to Music is a music reference book in the series of Oxford Companions produced by the Oxford University Press. It was originally conceived and written by Percy Scholes and published in Since then, it has undergone two distinct rewritings: one by Denis Arnold, in Get this from a library.

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