Adventures of an American composer

an autobiography / Michael Colgrass ; edited by Neal and Ulla Colgrass
  • 221 Pages
  • 1.48 MB
  • English
Meredith Music, exclusively distributed by Hal Leonard , Galesville, MD, Milwaukee, WI
ContributionsColgrass, Neal, Colgrass, Ulla
LC ClassificationsML410.C743 A3 2010
The Physical Object
Pagination221 p., [8] p. of plates :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24478165M
ISBN 101574631551
ISBN 139781574631555
LC Control Number2009932022

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