Musical influences and lasting legacies of famous musicians.
Last Updated: Mar 14, 2016
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Encyclopedia of the Renaissance
Call Number: REF 940.2 ENC
Publication Date: 1999-12-17
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Encyclopedia of the Romantic Era
Call Number: REF 700 ENC
Publication Date: 2004-01-01
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