Experiencing ‘flow’ in jazz performance

Andrew Wright Hurley


Experiencing ‘flow’ in jazz performance
Elina Hytönen-Ng
Burlington, VT: Ashgate; 2013
ISBN: 978-1-4094-4790-0
RRP: 60 pounds sterling

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