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Turn it Up!: A Pitch-Perfect History of Music That Rocked the World

Turn it Up!: A Pitch-Perfect History of Music That Rocked the World (Hardback)

By Geographic Kids, National
Edited by Weglinski, Michaela

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From classical to country, blues to rock, hip-hop to pop, crank up the volume and get ready to rock out with a comprehensive record of music through the ages. The high notes and biggest moments in music history are covered in this fun compendium. You'll learn about the world's mo...st famous musicians through the eras, from Bach to the Beatles to Beyonce -- and beyond. Many major music genres are playfully explained, from tribal, classical, jazz, folk, rock ... all the way to today's modern forms, such as k-pop, hip-hop, and rap. Instruments and sounds are explored, along with places and events in history that inspired the evolution of music. Kids will also get a sense of music theory, instrumentation, and the artistry of distinctive musical styles. Song recommendations help readers open their ears to what they've learned. Add to that amazing images, a rockin' glossary of musical terms, and a timeline that plots each genre on its path from ancient history to today, and this book is bound to top the charts!
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ISBN 9781426335419
Released NZ 6 Mar 2020
Publisher National Geographic Kids
Format Hardback
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ISBN-13 9781426335419
Stock Available
Status In stock at publisher; delivery usually 15-20 working days due to covid19 delays
Publisher National Geographic Kids
Imprint National Geographic Kids
Released 6 Mar 2020
Publication Country United States United States
Format Hardback
Author(s) By Geographic Kids, National
Edited by Weglinski, Michaela
Category Reference
Music & Sound Arts
Trivia & Curious Facts
Number of Pages 192
Dimensions Width: 205mm
Height: 282mm
Spine: 18mm
Dewey Code 780.9
Weight 900g
Interest Age 9-11 years
Reading Age 9-11 years
Library of Congress Music - Juvenile literature - History and criticism
NBS Text Children's General Interest & Leisure
ONIX Text Children/juvenile

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