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  1. This is a delightful audible book on the lives of 6 famous composers for grades 3-6. Along with a biography of the artist there are samples of the composers works to introduce young people to classical music. The composers are:1.Vivaldi 2.Bach 3.Mozart 4.Beethoven 5.Dvorak 6.ShostakovichEach section explains the challenges and eccentricities of the famous composer and it will keep children entertained. Marin Alsop does a wonderful job of narrating along with the occasional sound effects thrown i [...]

  2. Young Adult book which introduces readers to six famous composers: Bach, Beethoven, Mozart, Vivaldi, Shostakovich, and Dvorak, along with a good sampling of their well known pieces. While written for a younger audience, the music should please anyone who appreciates classical music and is curious about some of these great composers.

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