Voice Leading: The Science behind a Musical Art by David Huron

  title={Voice Leading: The Science behind a Musical Art by David Huron},
  author={Elizabeth Hellmuth Margulis},
  journal={Journal of Music Theory},
  • E. Margulis
  • Published 1 April 2019
  • Art
  • Journal of Music Theory



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