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Duke Ellington: The Piano Prince and His Orchestra

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Publisher Comments:

A true story from one of America's most beloved composers

Marvin loves to play the piano and compose his own songs. But performing music over and over that's composed by some old guys name Ludwig and Wolfgang just gives him knots in his stomach. When his father tells Marvin he has an audition with the most prestigious music school, how can Marvin overcome his nerves and get swept away by the music?

This endearing book is based on the true life story of composer Marvin Hamlisch, who, at the age of six, was the youngest person ever accepted into the Juilliard School.

Includes CD with original song

Synopsis:

Now available in paperback--a swinging, vibrant picture book about jazz composer Edward Kennedy Ellington, better known as "Duke," by the award-winning creators of the popular picture book "Alvin Ailey." Full color.

Synopsis:

This swinging, vibrant picture book about jazz composer Edward Kennedy Ellington, better known as "Duke," is a tribute to the legend that continues to live on and influence musicians everywhere.

Synopsis:

Duke Ellington: The Piano Prince And His Orchestra

Synopsis:

Another stunning picture book biography of a prominent twentieth-century African-American in the arts, from the creative team behind Alvin Ailey.

About the Author

Marvin Hamlisch is the Emmy, Grammy, Oscar, Tony, and Pulitzer-winning composer of the scores for Broadway's A Chorus Line and over 40 films, including The Way We Were. He lives in New York City.

Jim Madsen has been illustrating for more than 20 years. He makes his home in Provo, Utah, with his wife and three children.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780786814206
Author:
Pinkney, Andrea Davi
Publisher:
Jump at the Sun
Illustrator:
Pinkney, Brian
Author:
Collier, Bryan
Author:
Hamlisch, Marvin
Author:
Pinkney, Brian
Author:
National Geographic Learning
Author:
Pinkney, Andrea
Author:
Andrews, Troy
Author:
Pinkney, Andrea Davis
Author:
Madsen, Jim
Subject:
General
Subject:
Musicians
Subject:
Jazz musicians
Subject:
Children's 4-8 - Biography / Autobiography
Subject:
Biography & Autobiography - Music
Subject:
Music - Jazz
Subject:
Biography & Autobiography - Cultural Heritage
Subject:
ographical / United States
Subject:
African Americans
Subject:
Jazz musicians -- United States.
Subject:
Children s Activities-Music
Subject:
Music
Subject:
Jazz
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Trade paper
Publication Date:
20070131
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
from K up to 4
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Full-color illustrations
Pages:
40
Dimensions:
10 x 10 in
Children's Book Type:
Picture / Wordless
Age Level:
04-08

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"Synopsis" by , Now available in paperback--a swinging, vibrant picture book about jazz composer Edward Kennedy Ellington, better known as "Duke," by the award-winning creators of the popular picture book "Alvin Ailey." Full color.
"Synopsis" by , This swinging, vibrant picture book about jazz composer Edward Kennedy Ellington, better known as "Duke," is a tribute to the legend that continues to live on and influence musicians everywhere.
"Synopsis" by , Duke Ellington: The Piano Prince And His Orchestra
"Synopsis" by , Another stunning picture book biography of a prominent twentieth-century African-American in the arts, from the creative team behind Alvin Ailey.
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