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The Resource Lives of the musicians : good times, bad times (and what the neighbors thought), written by Kathleen Krull ; illustrated by Kathryn Hewitt

Lives of the musicians : good times, bad times (and what the neighbors thought), written by Kathleen Krull ; illustrated by Kathryn Hewitt

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Lives of the musicians : good times, bad times (and what the neighbors thought)
Title
Lives of the musicians
Title remainder
good times, bad times (and what the neighbors thought)
Statement of responsibility
written by Kathleen Krull ; illustrated by Kathryn Hewitt
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Here are the life stories of such diverse figures as Vivaldi, Mozart, Scott Joplin, Nadia Boulanger, and Woody Guthrie. Readers will learn of both their musical natures and the personal, humorous characteristics that make their lives so fascinating. Living, breathing anecdotes--the stuff of which the best biography is made
Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
  • 780/.92/2
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
ML385
LC item number
.K89 1993
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Lives of the musicians : good times, bad times (and what the neighbors thought), written by Kathleen Krull ; illustrated by Kathryn Hewitt
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Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The red priest: Antonio Vivaldi -- Twenty children and 1,200 compositions: Johann Sebastian Bach -- No ordinary baby: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart -- Moodiness and moonlight: Ludwig van Beethoven -- "My dear corpse": Frédéric Chopin -- A successful farmer and opera-composer: Giuseppe Verdi -- A different white dress every night: Clara Schumann -- Dear friends and gentle hearts: Stephen Foster -- The checked cotton underwear of Johannes Brahms -- Pulsing and quivering: Peter Ilich Tchaikovsky -- Topsy-turvydom: William Gilbert and Arthur Sullivan -- Velvet gentleman: Erik Satie -- The entertainer: Scott Joplin -- He stretched our ears: Charles Ives -- Standing on his head: Igor Stravinsky -- Tender Tyrant: Nadia Boulanger -- Full of splinters: Sergei Prokofiev -- "Great, isn't it?": George Gershwin -- Traveling troubadour: Woody Guthrie
Control code
355396
Dimensions
27 cm.
Extent
96 pages
Isbn
9780152480103
Lccn
91033497
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 355396
  • (Sirsi) 355396
  • (OCoLC)24703153
  • (OCoLC)24703153
Label
Lives of the musicians : good times, bad times (and what the neighbors thought), written by Kathleen Krull ; illustrated by Kathryn Hewitt
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The red priest: Antonio Vivaldi -- Twenty children and 1,200 compositions: Johann Sebastian Bach -- No ordinary baby: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart -- Moodiness and moonlight: Ludwig van Beethoven -- "My dear corpse": Frédéric Chopin -- A successful farmer and opera-composer: Giuseppe Verdi -- A different white dress every night: Clara Schumann -- Dear friends and gentle hearts: Stephen Foster -- The checked cotton underwear of Johannes Brahms -- Pulsing and quivering: Peter Ilich Tchaikovsky -- Topsy-turvydom: William Gilbert and Arthur Sullivan -- Velvet gentleman: Erik Satie -- The entertainer: Scott Joplin -- He stretched our ears: Charles Ives -- Standing on his head: Igor Stravinsky -- Tender Tyrant: Nadia Boulanger -- Full of splinters: Sergei Prokofiev -- "Great, isn't it?": George Gershwin -- Traveling troubadour: Woody Guthrie
Control code
355396
Dimensions
27 cm.
Extent
96 pages
Isbn
9780152480103
Lccn
91033497
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 355396
  • (Sirsi) 355396
  • (OCoLC)24703153
  • (OCoLC)24703153

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