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What is good music?

Henderson, W. J.

What is good music?

Suggestions to persons desiring to cultivate a taste in musical art

by Henderson, W. J.

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  • 34 Currently reading

Published by C. Scribner"s Sons in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Music

  • Edition Notes

    Musical illustrations throughout the text.

    Statementby W.J. Henderson ...
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiii, 205 p.
    Number of Pages205
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL13541922M
    OCLC/WorldCa15435128

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