The Story of the Incredible Orchestra

The Story of the Incredible Orchestra

An Introduction to Musical Instruments and the Symphony Orchestra

Book - 2000
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An introduction to musical instruments & the symphony orchestra for young people. In this fact-filled, entertaining picture book, Bruce Koscielniak -- a musician as well as author & illustrator -- gives us a lively look at the history of the orchestra & the instruments that make up this wonderful gathering of sound. From the "tooter, strings, & beaters" of the 1600s to the keyboard synthesizers of today, this playful exploration of orchestras follows the development & trends.
Publisher: Boston : Houghton Mifflin Co., c2000
ISBN: 9780395960523
Branch Call Number: YS 784.2 KOS
Characteristics: 1 v. (unpaged) : col. ill. ; 25 x 29 cm
Alternative Title: The incredible orchestra


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LMcShaneCLE Jul 26, 2013

Great book for introducing instruments and orchestral music to 4-6th graders considering an instrument -


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