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How Music Works / David Byrne.

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  • ISBN: 9781938073533 (pbk.)
  • Physical Description: 374 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm.
  • Publisher: San Francisco, CA : McSweeney's, 2012.

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General Note: Revised and updated.
Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references and discography.
Summary, etc.: A celebration of music offers insight into the roles of time, place, and recording technology, discussing how evolutionary patterns and responses to cultural and physical contexts have influenced music expression throughout history.
Subject: Music > Social aspects > History.
Music > History and criticism.

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