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Published: 28 January 2021

276 Pages | 180 music ex.

7 x 10 inches

ISBN: 9780190881979

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Sweet Thing

The History and Musical Structure of a Shared American Vernacular Form

Nicholas Stoia

Oxford Studies in Music Theory

  • Provides a new perspective on the process of hybridization in popular music
  • Offers the most comprehensive examination to date of the centuries-long history and musical structure of the form
  • Examines diverse popular music genres over four centuries through the lens of a single form