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Dev of Western Music History

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chapters commence with a general historical overview and conclude with a summary of the developments in musci discussed therin
Hardcover, 734 pages
Published January 1st 1994 by William C. Brown
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mensch
An excellent and comprehensive overview of the development of Western music through the ages, starting from the Greeks to dodecaphony and further. The book is rather technical at times, so some passages are not easy to follow for someone who can't read notes or is oblivious to the musical jargon. One should get a hold of the separate, optional audio anthology as some of the musical examples are best explained by listening to them.
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