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Published: 26 October 2020

454 Pages | 60 musical examples; 9 figures

7 x 10 inches

ISBN: 9780190940218

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The Sweet Penance of Music

Musical Life in Colonial Santiago de Chile

Alejandro Vera

Currents in Latin American and Iberian Music

  • First book entirely devoted to Chile's musical life during the colonial period
  • Draws from historical documents and scores never reviewed before now
  • Limits technical music jargon, providing an accessible text for readers interested in colonial Latin American history and culture

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