The Oxford Companion to Music

The Oxford Companion to Music
Author : Percy A. Scholes
Publisher : London : Oxford University Press
Total Pages : 1189
Release : 1970
ISBN 10 : UOM:39015024170022
ISBN 13 :
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

The Oxford Companion to Music Book Description:

Comprehensive reference book provides definitions of musical terms, biographies, and synopses of opera plots among its entries


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