A Quick and Dirty Guide to Art, Music, and Culture
by Clayton Funk
Publisher: The Ohio State University 2016
Number of pages: 69
A guide for artist and musician biographies. We discuss art and music in the context of popular culture, so chances are you will see relationships between art and music and what you are learning and the way you live, to connect them to your own experience.
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