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nature and measurement of musical meanings.

Karl Brantley Watson

nature and measurement of musical meanings.

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Published by American Psychological Association in Evanston, Ill .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Music -- Psychology,
  • Musical ability -- Testing

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesPsychological monographs -- v. 54, no. 2
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsML3830 W37
    The Physical Object
    Paginationiii, 43 p.
    Number of Pages43
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14793698M


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