The Story of the Incredible Orchestra
An Introduction to Musical Instruments and the Symphony OrchestraBook - 2000
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
Branch Call Number: YS 784.2 KOS
Characteristics: 1 v. (unpaged) : col. ill. ; 25 x 29 cm
Alternative Title: The incredible orchestra