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Author Donahue, Thomas, 1953-

Title A style and usage guide to writing about music / Thomas Donahue.

Imprint Lanham, MD : Scarecrow Press, c2010.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library Non-Fiction    808.0667 DON    Available
Description viii, 105 p. : ill. ; 22 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 95-98) and index.
Contents Preface -- 1: Names -- 2: Music titles -- 3: Notes and pitches -- 4: Letters and numbers -- 5: Italic and roman type -- 6: Compound words and hyphenation -- 7: Word forms -- 8: Citations -- Glossary of typographic terms -- Bibliography -- Index -- About the author.
Summary Synopsis: Donahue presents a collection of style and formatting guidelines designed to help writers express the special notations, terms, and concepts found in the discipline of music. A glossary of typographic terms, a bibliography, and a comprehensive index help make this a valuable resource for students, scholars, teachers, and writers.
Subject Musicology -- Authorship -- Style manuals.
Musical criticism -- Authorship -- Style manuals.
Academic writing.
Report writing.
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