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Published by R. Eckert in [Seattle] .
Written in English


  • Singing -- Instruction and study,
  • Voice teachers,
  • Music -- Performance

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statementby Robert W. Eckert ; [illustrations by Jerry Best and Steve Kechley].
The Physical Object
Pagination132 p. :
Number of Pages132
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13633371M

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