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3 edition of Music in the Americas. found in the catalog.

Music in the Americas.

Music in the Americas.

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Published by Indiana University Research Center in Anthropology, Folklore, and Linguistics in [Bloomington] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • America.
    • Subjects:
    • Music -- Congresses,
    • Ethnomusicology -- Congresses,
    • Music -- America

    • Edition Notes

      StatementEdited by George List and Juan Orrego-Salas.
      SeriesInter-American music monograph series,, v. 1
      ContributionsList, George, 1911- ed., Orrego Salas, Juan, ed., Inter-American Composers Seminar, Indiana University, 1965., Inter-American Conference on Ethnomusicology, Bloomington, Ind., 1965.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsML35 .M88
      The Physical Object
      Paginationvi, 257 p.
      Number of Pages257
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5085105M
      LC Control Number74156265

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