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Publisher Comments:

Music and the alphabet have always gone together. Don't kids learn their letters by singing the ABCs? But you've never seen--or heard--a musical alphabet like this one. Beloved tunes. Unusual instruments. Legendary virtuosos. From anthems to zydeco, the language of music and the music of language harmonize in one superb symphony. It's a funky fusion for songsters of all ages!

Playful text opens up the world of music to the youngest readers, and conversational endnotes offer older readers a springboard to further musical explorations.

Synopsis:

From anthems to zydeco, the language of music and the music of language harmonize through playful text that will open up the world of music to the youngest readers. 20,000 first printing.

Synopsis:

An alphabet book introducing musical terms, from allegro to zarzuela.

About the Author

Music and the alphabet have always gone together. Don't kids learn their letters by singing the ABCs? But you've never seen--or heard--a musical alphabet like this one. Beloved tunes. Unusual instruments. Legendary virtuosos. From anthems to zydeco, the language of music and the music of language harmonize in one superb symphony. It's a funky fusion for songsters of all ages! Includes endnotes.

"A mand#233;lange of words relevant to a music education . . . Well-developed subject matter and a sense of humor."--The New York Times Book Review
"Like a grand piano: It hits all the high notes but reaches the bass undertones as well . . . Fresh, eye-catching."--Boston Herald

KATHLEEN KRULL is well known for her lively, award-winning nonfiction for young readers. She lives in San Diego, California.
#LINK<www.kathleenkrull.com>#
STACY INNERST is the illustrator ofThe Worm Familyby Tony Johnston. His award-winning artwork has been featured in magazines and newspapers worldwide. He lives in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780547541792
Publisher:
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
Subject:
Alphabet
Illustrator:
Innerst, Stacy
Illustrator:
Stacy Innerst
Author:
Kathleen Krull
Author:
Innerst, Stacy
Author:
Krull, Kathleen
Subject:
Music
Subject:
Reference
Subject:
Children's Baby - Music
Subject:
Music - General
Subject:
Children's 4-8 - Music
Subject:
General
Subject:
Performing arts
Subject:
English language
Subject:
Concepts - Alphabet
Subject:
Alphabet books
Subject:
Children s-Alphabet
Subject:
Children s Music-General
Subject:
Children s Picture Books-General
Subject:
Action & Adventure
Subject:
main_subject
Subject:
all_subjects
Subject:
Juvenile Fiction : Concepts - Alphabet
Publication Date:
May 2009
Binding:
eBooks
Language:
English
Pages:
56
Age Level:
4-8

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Children's » Activities » Music
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Children's » Nonfiction » Reference » General

M Is for Music
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Product details 56 pages Houghton Mifflin Harcourt - English 9780547541792 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , From anthems to zydeco, the language of music and the music of language harmonize through playful text that will open up the world of music to the youngest readers. 20,000 first printing.
"Synopsis" by , An alphabet book introducing musical terms, from allegro to zarzuela.
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