A Dictionary of Musical Terms: Containing Upwards of 9,000 English, French, German, Italian, Latin and Greek Words and Phrases ... with a Supplement Containing an English-Italian Vocabulary for Composers
G. Schirmer, Incorporated, 1907 - Music - 257 pages
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