Music of Latin America

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Da Capo Press, 1972 - Music - 374 pages
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Considers the history, characteristics, and composers of the music of twenty Latin American countries

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Contents

PANORAMA OF LATIN AMERICAN MUSIC
1
Composers and Society
19
Artless Folklore
38
It Latin America Latin?
64
MUSIC IN THE TWENTY REPUBLICS
73
j Cuba
178
j Dominican Republic
188
HONDURAI
212
DICTIONARY OF LATIN AMERICAN MUSICIANS
295
INDEX
327
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About the Author:
Nicolas Slonimsky is author or editor of numerous books on music, including Music Since 1900, Lexicon of Musical Invective, Thesaurus of Scales and Melodic Patterns, and the redoubtable Baker's Biographical Dictionary of Musicians.

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