Aspects of Stravinsky"s Abraham and Isaac
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Aspects of Stravinsky"s Abraham and Isaac by Timothy John Buell

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Published .
Written in English


  • Stravinsky, Igor, -- 1882-1971,
  • Chamber-orchestra music -- Scores,
  • Twelve tone system

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Statementby Timothy John Buell.
ContributionsBuell, Timothy John.
The Physical Object
Paginationvii, 58, 73 leaves :
Number of Pages73
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13630412M

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