A History of Song (Paperback)

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By Denis Stevens (Editor)
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“This volume is the best yet in English on the subject of the secular art song. . . . It is full of both objective information and personal reactions, and will be read eagerly by all those who love song.” —Catherine K. Miller, Library Journal


This is the story of almost a thousand years of song, from the time of the troubadours to the present day. Dealing exhaustively with the history and development of secular art-song in the Western world, the book is an indispensable guide to the amateur music-lover, the student, and the singer.
Product Details
ISBN: 9780393005363
ISBN-10: 0393005364
Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company
Publication Date: November 17th, 1970
Pages: 496
Language: English