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A New Dictionary of Music
Language: en
Pages: 416
Authors: Arthur Jacobs
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-07-28 - Publisher: Routledge

What is a fugue? What is the difference between a saxophone and a saxhorn? Who besides Puccini wrote an opera called La Boheme? In what year, was the National Broadcasting Company Orchestra formed under Arturo Toscanini's direction? These and thousands of similar questions are answered in this comprehensive dictionary that
The New Penguin Dictionary of Music
Language: en
Pages: 458
Authors: Arthur Jacobs
Categories: Encyclopedias and dictionaries
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The New Penguin Dictionary of Music
Language: en
Pages: 896
Authors: Paul Griffiths
Categories: Music
Type: BOOK - Published: 2006 - Publisher: Penguin Global

Looks at the lives and achievements of thousands of composers and examines key topics such as music history, theory, and jargon.
The Harvard Dictionary of Music
Language: en
Pages: 978
Authors: Willi Apel
Categories: Music
Type: BOOK - Published: 2003-11-28 - Publisher: Harvard University Press

This comprehensive single-volume music reference covers a wide range of topics, including all styles of Western music as well as the music of Africa, Latin America, Asia, and the Middle East, with articles by experts, short "quick reference" essays, and a wide range of instruments. (Performing Arts)
A New Dictionary of Music
Language: en
Pages: 416
Authors: Arthur Jacobs
Categories: Music
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-07-28 - Publisher: Routledge

What is a fugue? What is the difference between a saxophone and a saxhorn? Who besides Puccini wrote an opera called La Boheme? In what year, was the National Broadcasting Company Orchestra formed under Arturo Toscanini's direction? These and thousands of similar questions are answered in this comprehensive dictionary that