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The Oxford history of western music [electronic resource] / Richard Taruskin.

Taruskin, Richard. (Author).

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  • Physical Description: 5 v. (various pagings) : ill., maps, ports. ; 26 cm.
  • Publisher: Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2005.

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Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Summary, etc.:
A survey of the traditions of western music by one of the most prominent and provocative musicologists of our time, this book illuminates, through a representative sampling of masterworks, those themes, styles, and currents that give shape and direction to each musical age.
Reproduction Note:
Electronic reproduction. Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2010. Mode of access: World Wide Web. System requirements: Internet Explorer 6.0 (or higher) or Firefox 2.0 (or higher). Available as searchable text in HTML format. Access restricted to subscribing institutions.
Subject: Music > History and criticism.

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