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Itzhak: A Boy Who Loved the Violin Cover Image
By Tracy Newman, Abigail Halpin (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9781419741104
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Published: Abrams Books for Young Readers - May 12th, 2020

This picture-book biography of violin virtuoso Itzhak Perlman will inspire young readers to follow the melody within themselves

A 2021 Schneider Family Book Award Young Children Honor Book
 
Before becoming one of the greatest violinists of all time, Itzhak Perlman was simply a boy who loved music.


Who Was Elvis Presley? (Who Was?) Cover Image
By Geoff Edgers, Who HQ, John O'Brien (Illustrator)
$5.99
ISBN: 9780448446424
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Published: Penguin Workshop - August 16th, 2007

Put on your blue suede shoes and get ready for another addition to the Who Was…? series! The King could not have come from humbler origins: Born in Tupelo, Mississippi, during the Depression, he grew up with the blues music of the rural South, the gospel music of local churches, and the country-western classics. But he forged a sound all his own—and a look that was all his own, too.


Ella Fitzgerald (Little People, BIG DREAMS #11) Cover Image
$15.99
ISBN: 9781786030870
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Published: Frances Lincoln Children's Books - March 1st, 2018

Meet Ella Fitzgerald, one of the most influential jazz singers of all time!


Peter Tchaikovsky (Revised Edition) (Getting to Know the World's Greatest Composers) Cover Image
By Mike Venezia, Mike Venezia (Illustrator)
$7.95
ISBN: 9780531233719
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Published: Children's Press - February 1st, 2018

Meet Composer Peter Tchaikovsky!

Getting to Know the World's Greatest Composers series combines a delightful mix of full-color historical reproductions, photos, and hilarious cartoon-style illustrations that bring to life the works of renowned composers, combining poignant anecdotes with important factual information for readers (Ages 8-9).


Welcome to the Symphony: A Musical Exploration of the Orchestra Using Beethoven's Symphony No. 5 Cover Image
By Carolyn Sloan, James Williamson (Illustrator)
$24.95
ISBN: 9780761176473
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Published: Workman Publishing Company - October 27th, 2015

Please take your seat. The concert is about to begin!
 
“An ideal way to introduce children to the magic of music—delightful, charming, wonderfully entertaining, beautifully illustrated.”—Gerard Schwarz, Music Director, the All-Star Orchestra
 
Discover what a symphony is. Who Beethoven was.


American Anthem: A Song of Our Nation Cover Image
By Gene Scheer, Fahmida Azim (Illustrator), Elizabeth Baddeley (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780593465547
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Published: Philomel Books - June 29th, 2021

Based on the song that President Joe Biden quoted in his inaugural address, this picture book celebrates the beauty and diversity of this country and the legacies on which we build our future.


Dolly Parton: My First Dolly Parton (Little People, BIG DREAMS #28) Cover Image
$9.99
ISBN: 9780711246256
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Published: Frances Lincoln Children's Books - June 16th, 2020

This board book version of Dolly Parton—from the critically acclaimed, multimillion-copy best-selling Little People, BIG DREAMS series—introduces the youngest dreamers to the incredible life of this singer-songwriter and businesswoman.


He's Got the Whole World in His Hands Cover Image
By Kadir Nelson, Kadir Nelson (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780803728509
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Published: Dial Books - September 8th, 2005

What began as a spiritual has developed into one of America’s best-known songs, and now for the first time it appears as a picture book, masterfully created by award-winning artist Kadir Nelson.Through sublime landscapes and warm images of a boy and his family, Kadir has created a dazzling, intimate interpretation, one that rejoices in the connectedness of people and nature.

Inspired by th


Muddy: The Story of Blues Legend Muddy Waters Cover Image
By Michael Mahin, Evan Turk (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781481443494
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Published: Atheneum Books for Young Readers - September 5th, 2017

An Ezra Jack Keats Book Award Winner
A New York Times Best Illustrated Book
An NPR Best Book of the Year
A Bulletin Blue Ribbon Book
A Parents’ Choice Gold Award Winner


A picture book celebration of the indomitable Muddy Waters, a blues musician whose fierce and electric sound laid the groundwork for what would become rock and roll.



By and By: Charles Albert Tindley, the Father of Gospel Music Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781534426368
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Published: Atheneum Books for Young Readers - January 14th, 2020

A stirring picture book biography from award-winning duo Carole Boston Weatherford and Bryan Collier, about gospel composer and preacher Charles Albert Tindley, best known for the gospel hymn “We’ll Understand It Better By and By.”

At a time when most African Americans were still enslaved, Charles Tindley was born free.


The Music of Life: Bartolomeo Cristofori & the Invention of the Piano Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9781481444842
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Published: Atheneum Books for Young Readers - April 18th, 2017

Award-winning biographer Elizabeth Rusch and two-time Caldecott Honor–recipient Marjorie Priceman team up to tell the inspiring story of the invention of the world’s most popular instrument: the piano.

Bartolomeo Cristofori coaxes just the right sounds from the musical instruments he makes.


Gus & Me: The Story of My Granddad and My First Guitar Cover Image
By Keith Richards, Theodora Richards (Illustrator)
$18.00
ISBN: 9780316320658
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Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - September 9th, 2014

Long before there was a band, there was a boy: a young Keith Richards, who was introduced to the joy of music through his beloved granddad, Theodore Augustus Dupree, affectionately known as "Gus," who was in a jazz big band and is the namesake of Keith's daughter, Theodora Dupree Richards.