The Billboard illustrated encyclopedia of music (Book, 2003) [University of Washington Libraries]
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The Billboard illustrated encyclopedia of music

The Billboard illustrated encyclopedia of music

Author: Paul Du Noyer
Publisher: New York : Billboard Books, 2003.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Presents descriptions and histories of over sixteen major genres and two hundred sub-genres of music, each with an alphabetical list of artists, producers, and composers, and a four-bar sample of notation. Includes photographs and illustrations.
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Genre/Form: Encyclopedia
Nonfiction
encyclopedias
Encyclopedias
Encyclopédies
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Paul Du Noyer
ISBN: 0823078698 9780823078691
OCLC Number: 54817654
Description: 448 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 29 cm
Contents: Pop --
Rock --
Jazz --
Blues --
Country --
Folk --
Classical --
World --
Dance --
Hip hop --
Reggae --
Soul and R & B --
Gospel --
Electronic --
Soundtracks and theatre --
Popular and novelty --
Instruments glossary --
How to read music --
Further reading.
Responsibility: Barry Alfonso [and others] ; general editor, Paul Du Noyer ; foreword by Sir George Martin ; consulting editors, Ian Anderson [and others].

Abstract:

Presents descriptions and histories of over sixteen major genres and two hundred sub-genres of music, each with an alphabetical list of artists, producers, and composers, and a four-bar sample of notation. Includes photographs and illustrations.
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