Music : A Fold-Out Graphic History


by O’Neill, Nicholas, Hayes, Susan, Taylor, Ruby | Children’s, Teenage & educational
Published 05/11/2020 by What on Earth Publishing Ltd (What on Earth Books) in the United Kingdom as part of the What on Earth Fold-Out Graphic History Series series
Hardback | 22 pages, Colour illustrations throughout; concertina fold-out

ISBN: 9781999967932 Category:


Learn about how different genres started – including classical, folk, jazz, gospel, rock ‘n’ roll, country, punk, grunge and pop. Discover the stories of maestros including Beethoven, Wei Liangfu, Django Reinhardt, The Beatles, Joni Mitchell, David Bowie, Maria Callas, Nina Simone, Louis Armstrong and Beyonce. Marvel at the orchestra with a huge illustration set in the Royal Albert Hall, and find out about ancient instruments from all over the world. Experience amazing musical moments from the first ever saxophone and early sound recording to the invention of the record and artificial intelligence. All this and more features in this richly illustrated timeline of music from 60,000 years ago to the present day.

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Weight 0.604 kg