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Sound Reasoning by Anthony Brandt, Robert McClure

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Sound Reasoning
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Publisher: Connexions
Number of pages: 217

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This book offers a new approach to music appreciation for adults, focusing on style-independent concepts. While the course concentrates primarily on Western classical and modern music, the concepts that are introduced apply to music of any style or era. The goal is to equip you with questions that you may ask of any piece of music, thereby creating a richer and more comprehensive understanding of music both familiar and unfamiliar.

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