Music in modern American society
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Music in modern American society (contemporary music) a guide for a high school elective course by University of the State of New York. Bureau of Secondary Curriculum Development

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Published in Albany, 1971 .
Written in English


  • School music -- Instruction and study -- New York (State),
  • Music -- 20th century -- History and criticism

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Edition Notes

Other titlesNew York State syllabus
The Physical Object
Paginationvi, 88 p.
Number of Pages88
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22808627M

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