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Children's Book of Music (Hardcover) (Ann Marie Stanley)

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Music has always been an amazing way for people to connect with each other and to express their ideas and emotions. In this clear and lively introduction to music history, readers take a chronological journey around the world, exploring the sounds and rhythms of different cultures, the development of instruments, and the progression of musical styles. From the beginnings of music for ritual or magical purposes to the technological developments that have taken modern music in new directions, children will discover the fascinating history of music and how it has become an international exchange of ideas. The book also includes a bonus CD, featuring a selection of music from around the world.Music has always been an amazing way for people to connect with each other and to express their ideas and emotions. In this clear and lively introduction to music history, readers take a chronological journey around the world, exploring the sounds and rhythms of different cultures, the development of instruments, and the progression of musical styles. From the beginnings of music for ritual or magical purposes to the technological developments that have taken modern music in new directions, children will discover the fascinating history of music and how it has become an international exchange of ideas. The book also includes a bonus CD, featuring a selection of music from around the world.
An introduction to music history--accompanied by a CD with musical selections from around the world--takes readers on a chronological journey to explore music from different cultures, the development of instruments and the progression of musical styles.
Number of Pages: 142.0
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction
Sub-Genre: Music / General
Format: Hardcover
Publisher: Dk Pub
Age Range: 9-12 years
Author: Ann Marie Stanley
Language: English
Street Date: September 20, 2010
TCIN: 12701582
UPC: 9780756667344
Item Number (DPCI): 247-04-7677

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