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3 edition of Nigerian art music found in the catalog.

Nigerian art music

Bode Omojola

Nigerian art music

with an introductory study of Ghanaian art music

by Bode Omojola

  • 137 Want to read
  • 8 Currently reading

Published by Institut Français de Recherche en Afrique in Ibadan [Nigeria] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Nigeria,
  • Ghana
    • Subjects:
    • Music -- Nigeria -- History and criticism.,
    • Music -- Ghana -- History and criticism.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 171-173) and index.

      StatementBode Omojola.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsML350 .O46 1995
      The Physical Object
      Paginationx, 183 p. :
      Number of Pages183
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL613597M
      ISBN 109782015385
      LC Control Number96210318
      OCLC/WorldCa35315701


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