This Magical, Musical Night, Greene/Sanchez
Author: Rhonda Gowler Greene
Illustrator: James Rey Sanchez
Format: Hardcover, 32 pages
Publisher: Little Bee Books (2021)
Music! Music! Oh, how grand! A language we all understand.
Get swept away by the musical performance of a lifetime as, one by one, each instrument of the symphony orchestra shows off their skills! Follow along as the symphony orchestra's various instruments are introduced. From violin to trumpet, flute to trombone, each plays its part, contributing to a grand and mystifying performance. These magical instruments will transport you in a way only music can. Soar with the strings, float away with the woodwinds and play in a percussion thunderstorm! Music can take us anywhere, so celebrate and learn about all the instruments of the orchestra and the music that unites us.
About Rhonda Gowler Greene:
Rhonda Gowler Greene has written over 25 children's books. Her books have received several honors, including the International Literacy Assocation's Children's Choice Book and the Children's Book Council's Showcase Book. A former elementary learning disabilities teacher, Rhonda now resides with her husband in southeast Michigan.
About James Rey Sanchez:
James Rey Sanchez' love for art came from countless hours of reading comics, playing video games and 90's Saturday morning cartoons. After graduating from the Academy of Art University with a BFA in Visual Development and a focus on character and prop designing, Sanchez freelanced in the animation world, most notably at Class Dojo, before jumping into children's books. He received a Sydney Taylor Notable Award for his first children's book Irving Berlin.