M Is for Music

by Kathleen Krull, Stacy Innerst

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.

  • Format: Paperback
  • ISBN-13/ EAN: 9780152064792
  • ISBN-10: 0152064796
  • Pages: 48
  • Publication Date: 05/01/2009
  • Carton Quantity: 50

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  • About the Book
    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.

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    "A mélange 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

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