Sweet Thing The History and Musical Structure of a Shared American Vernacular Form


In its short– short– long– short phrase structure, the “Sweet Thing” scheme has similarities to the classical sentence, but I hesitate to lump the two together, for several reasons. First, grouping the “Sweet Thing” scheme in with the sentence ...

Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Stoia, N

Published Date

  • January 21, 2021

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  • 272

International Standard Book Number 10 (ISBN-10)

  • 0190881976

International Standard Book Number 13 (ISBN-13)

  • 9780190881979