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The Music Of The Most Ancient Nations: Particularly Of The Assyrians, Egyptians, And Hebrews, With Special Reference To Recent Discoveries In Western

Carl Engel

""The Music of the Most Ancient Nations"" by Carl Engel is a comprehensive exploration of the music of three ancient civilizations: Assyrians, Egyptians, and Hebrews. The book provides a detailed analysis of the musical practices of these civilizations, with a focus on recent discoveries in Western Asia and Egypt. The author examines the role of music in religious and cultural ceremonies, as well as its use in everyday life. The book also includes a discussion of the instruments used by these ancient civilizations, along with their musical notation and scales. Overall, ""The Music of the Most Ancient Nations"" is an informative and insightful read for anyone interested in the history of music and the ancient world.This scarce antiquarian book is a facsimile reprint of the old original and may contain some imperfections such as library marks and notations. Because we believe this work is culturally important, we have made it available as part of our commitment for protecting, preserving, and promoting the world's literature in affordable, high quality, modern editions, that are true to their original work.

Book Details

  • Publisher: Kessinger Publishing
  • Publish Date: Jun 8th, 2006
  • Pages: 428
  • Language: English
  • Dimensions: 9.00in - 6.00in - 0.95in - 1.38lb
  • EAN: 9781428632974
  • Categories: Instruction & Study - AppreciationReferenceHistory & Criticism - General