1st Edition

Contemporary World Musicians

Edited By

Clifford Thompson

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ISBN 9781579581305
Published March 1, 1999 by Routledge
600 Pages

USD $210.00

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Book Description

Music lovers, researchers, students, librarians, and teachers can trace the personal and artistic influences behind music makers from Elton John to Leontyne Price. Individual entries on over 400 of the world's most renowned and accomplished living performers, composers, conductors, and band leaders in musical genres from opera to hip-hop. Also includes an in-depth Index covering musicians of all eras, so that readers can learn which artists, alive or dead, influenced the work of today's most important figures in the music industry.

Table of Contents

Introduction, List of Musicians, Biographical Sketches, Musicians’ Index, Key to Back Cover Photo

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