The Ninth Muse
Of Gods, Mortals and Music
in Western Civilization


A comprehensive open access music appreciation textbook with an integrated website
by Thomas Labé. 


This textbook is made available in a fully searchable, printable, online page flipping format and is completely integrated with an accompanying responsive website which includes a multimedia pronouncing lexicon. All materials are available for use in class, for online or hybrid instruction and for student access 24/7/365. A Blackboard Learning System cartridge offers study materials for students and examination pools for instructors. This project is made available under the Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial NoDerivatives 4.0 International License. All content contained wherein is original, public domain, Creative Commons licensed or widely available on the internet. Complete details are furnished on the Credits page. Please see the Technical Guidelines page for detailed information on classroom projection, the playing of audio and video content and downloading and installing the Blackboard Learning System cartridge.

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