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The Encyclopedia of track within the twentieth Century is an alphabetically prepared encyclopedia of all elements of track in numerous components of the area throughout the twentieth century. It covers the key musical styles--concert track, jazz, pop, rock, etc., and such key genres as opera, orchestral song, be-bop, blues, kingdom, and so forth. Articles on contributors supply biographical details on their existence and works, and discover the contribution every one has made within the field.

Illustrated and completely cross-referenced, the Encyclopedia of tune within the twentieth Century additionally presents instructed Listening and extra analyzing details. a great first aspect of reference for college students, librarians, and song scholars--as good as for the overall reader.

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