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Amazing Water: An Introduction to Classical Music
Amazing Water introduces the works of Vivaldi, Beethoven, Debussy, and others to children by demonstrating how water—from the sea, rivers, fountains, and rainfall—has inspired composers. The book pairs three centuries of music with stunning and evocative illustrations, and provides historical background information for each musical selection. A glossary of musical terms and a short biography of each composer are included along with a CD featuring 20 musical excerpts performed by the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, the London Symphony Orchestra, and the Lyon National Orchestra.Book with CD, 68 pages.