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Product Description: My Life on Earth and Elsewhere, a memoir by the internationally-acclaimed Canadian composer, music educator and writer R. Murray Schafer, traces the author's life and growth as an artist from his earliest memories to the present. Scenes from his youth as an aspiring painter, a music student at the University of Toronto and a sailor on a Great Lakes freighter give way to memories of his several years of work and wandering in Europe, where he gained a deeper understanding of his vocation, and found, especially in Greece, the inspiration for much of the astonishing music he would create after his return to Canada...read more

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9780889843523 | Porcupines Quill, May 1, 2012, cover price $27.95 | About this edition: My Life on Earth and Elsewhere, a memoir by the internationally-acclaimed Canadian composer, music educator and writer R.

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Product Description: Here was a very special ritual – completely without a sense of striving, and promising no rewards. You wandered about amused and amazed, never sure whether you were there to be entertained or entertaining – for the moment you won a balloon or lost your money while upside down on a sky ride, you became an actor, watched by others and excited by their watching...read more

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9781552451090 | Coach House Books, September 1, 2002, cover price $22.95 | About this edition: Here was a very special ritual – completely without a sense of striving, and promising no rewards.

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9780900938306 | European Amer Music Dist Corp, December 1, 1977, cover price $15.00

Entertaining recreations of soundscapes of past times and places precede a survey of methods for analyzing present-day soundscapes, distinguishing types of sound, and developing an understanding of the effects of sounds on us all.

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9780394409665 | Random House Inc, June 1, 1977, cover price $12.95 | About this edition: Entertaining recreations of soundscapes of past times and places precede a survey of methods for analyzing present-day soundscapes, distinguishing types of sound, and developing an understanding of the effects of sounds on us all.

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The author draws upon his classroom experiences and observations in discussing ear training, the acoustic environment, and music's relation to other arts. Bibliogs

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9780028723303 | Macmillan Pub Co, April 1, 1976, cover price $11.95 | About this edition: The author draws upon his classroom experiences and observations in discussing ear training, the acoustic environment, and music's relation to other arts.

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