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The Origins of Music Paperback – September 1, 2001

ISBN-13: 978-0262731430 ISBN-10: 0262731436 Edition: New Ed

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Product Details

  • Series: Bradford Books
  • Paperback: 512 pages
  • Publisher: A Bradford Book; New Ed edition (September 1, 2001)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0262731436
  • ISBN-13: 978-0262731430
  • Product Dimensions: 10.2 x 6.7 x 1.2 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 2.3 pounds (View shipping rates and policies)
  • Average Customer Review: 3.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (2 customer reviews)
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #245,691 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)

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"This book provides the foundation for a new understanding of music fuelled by the return to some of the original concerns of musicologists following a hiatus of half a century." - Robert Reigle, Resonance

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Nils L. Wallin is Director of the Institute for Biomusicology at Mid Sweden University, Östersund.

Björn Merker is Senior Fellow at the Institute for Biomusicology at Mid Sweden University, Östersund.

Steven Brown is Fellow at the Institute for Biomusicology at Mid Sweden University, Östersund.

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By Samantha Guzman on July 16, 2014
Format: Paperback
Doesn't pinpoint the source.
A bit disorganized with the content.
Each expert should have a brief introduction.
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8 of 15 people found the following review helpful By C. Smith on July 23, 2004
Format: Paperback
After an 18 page introduction to biomusicology the reader is left to sift through the papers of around 25 experts in this field. Quality ranges widely as do the topics. There is some worthwhile information in this book but finding it may not be worth your time. Nonetheless, it is a positive step forward.
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