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musical language of Kenneth Leighton tonal coherence in two selected works of 1965-66 by Geoffrey Cox

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Published by University of Queensland in [Australia] .
Written in English


  • Leighton, Kenneth.

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Photocopy of thesis (B.Mus) - University of Queensland.

Statementby Geoffrey A. Cox.
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Open LibraryOL20168365M

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