By: Apel, Willi.; Daniel, Ralph T.
New York, Washington Square Press: 1967
Seller ID: 039027
Binding: Mass Market Paperback
spine creasing, edge wear, heavy scuffing and some soiling to covers; contains among its riches superb articles on music of the 20th century, including jazz, rock, and mixed media as well as twelve-tone, serial, and aleatory music; comprehensive articles on the music of Africa, Asia, Latin America, and the Near East; entries on all the styles and forms in Western art music; and descriptions of instruments enriched by historical background. Short entries for quick reference--definitions and identifications--alternate with encyclopedia-length articles written by experts in each field. View More...