Adding percussion to medieval and renaissance music
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Published by ARS Education Committee, The American Recorder Society in Littleton, CO .
Written in English


  • Percussion instruments -- Instruction and study.,
  • Percussion music.,
  • Music -- 500-1400.,
  • Music -- 15th century.,
  • Music -- 16th century.,
  • Music -- 17th century.

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Edition Notes

Statementby Peggy Monroe.
SeriesAmerican Recorder Society information booklet ;, no. 7, Information booklet (American Recorder Society) ;, no. 7
ContributionsAmerican Recorder Society.
LC ClassificationsMT655 .M57 1996
The Physical Object
Pagination1 v. (various foliations) :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL752171M
LC Control Number97146812

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