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theory of sound in its relation to music.

Pietro Blaserna

theory of sound in its relation to music.

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Published by D. Appleton and company in New York .
Written in English

  • Sound,
  • Music -- Acoustics and physics

  • Edition Notes

    StatementBy Professor Pietro Blaserna
    SeriesThe international scientific series. Vol. XXII
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 187 p.
    Number of Pages187
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14580891M
    LC Control Number16000594

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London: H.S. King & Co., (OCoLC) Additional Physical Format: Online version: Blaserna, Pietro, b. Theory of sound in its relation to music. New York, D. Appleton and Co., About the Book. Books with Printed Music include notes, sheet music and scores for songs to be sung, or for musical instruments.

Titles include: Estampies et Danses Royales: Les plus Anciens Textes de Musique Instrumentale au Moyen Age, Etudes enfantines, for piano, op.

37, Notable violin solos; how to play them with understanding, expression and effect, Pianoforte Music: Its. The theory of sound in its relation to music URL to cite or link to: http Pietro Blaserna - Author: Primary Item Type: Book: Identifiers: Edition Fourth edition.

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