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The Oxford History of New Zealand Music

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The Oxford History of New Zealand Music

History Publication year: 1991

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This book provides the first comprehensive account of music in New Zealand since the arrival of the Europeans.

"The Oxford History of New Zealand Music is at once authoritative and entertaining; music-lovers and students alike will find it an essential guide to one of the world's newest and most vigorous musical cultures."


xii, 315 p. : ill., music, ports. ; 25 cm


Publisher note

Oxford University Press

Author note

Thomson, John Mansfield

Dedication note

To the memory of my parents Frances Jean Wemyss and Arthur Mansfield Thomson