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Cobb, Amy

Summary: When one of the other members of Benton Bluff Junior High band shows up with a shiny new trombone, Kori Neal's school-loaner suddenly seems beat-up and old so she comes up with an idea to organize a fund-raiser to buy new instruments--until advice from a famous local jazz musician gives her a clearer perspective on the issue.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Calico, an imprint of Magic Wagon 2015

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in J Series, Call number: J FIC COB

Aebersold, Jamey.

Contents: Mr. Super Hip -- 6/8 modal blues -- Slow blues in F -- Fast blues in B flat -- Long-meter jazz/rock -- Home stretch -- Horizontal -- Slow blues in G -- Fast blues in F -- Minor blues in C -- Bird blues.

Format: notated music

Publisher / Publication Date: Jamey Aebersold Jazz 2000

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Sight & Sound Print Material, Call number: SSC 781.65 AEB

DiSiena, Laura Lyn

Summary: Rock out with this book of fun facts about xylophones, cymbals, concerts, and more!

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Little Simon 2014

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JE FIC DIS

Manushkin, Fran

Summary: Katie Woo wants to learn an instrument, but she is having trouble deciding what kind of music suits her best.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Picture Window Books, a Capstone imprint 2015

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JBR PURPLE MAN

Cobb, Amy

Summary: Seventh-grader Davis Beadle joins the Benton Bluff Junior High band, stubbornly determined to play the trumpet--but that section is full, so the band director instructs him to spend time with several of the other instruments, hoping Davis will find his true place in the band.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Calico, an imprint of Magic Wagon 2015

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in J Series, Call number: J FIC COB

McDonald, Jill (Jill McDonald-Gomez)

Summary: Every young child loves to listen to music, bang on drums, and pound the keys of a piano. Now here's a Hello, World! board book that can teach babies and toddlers all about musical instruments and the sounds they make--with colors, shapes, sizes, and super-simple facts. -- Publisher website.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2021

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Snicket, Lemony.

Summary: An inpector seeks to solve a murder mystery at the symphony by questioning each of the musical instruments.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperCollinsPublishers 2008

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J Fiction Snicket 2008

Sjonger, Rebecca

Summary: From inspiring profiles of key Maker musicians, to learning the components of different musical instruments, readers will discover how music works in harmony with the Maker movement.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Crabtree Publishing Company 2016

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 784.1 SJO

Ying, Jonathan

Summary: A busy day at Rabbit's Lost and Found sees him helping animals find their missing instruments.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harper, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers 2017

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE YIN

Summary: The original Ohm is a hand cast and hand hammered singing bowl made of pure brass. Accompanying this 3.5 inch diameter bowl is a classic hand carved wooden striker and has sewn felt cushion.

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Publisher / Publication Date: [Distributed by the Ohm store] 1990

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Bowe, Julie

Summary: Victoria Torres is the fifth chair out of nine flutes in her middle school band, so when the director asks for a someone to play the new piccolo, Victoria sees it as her chance to stand out--but her best friend Bea has also volunteered, and their friendship may not survive the competition when they audition for the part.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Stone Arch Books, a Capstone imprint 2016

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1 available in Juvenile Fiction, Call number: J FIC BOW

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Summary: Cort’s oldest acoustic series, the Standard Series defines superb performance and value for the money. The Standard Series guitars are affordable but offer good solid performance for beginners and hobbyists alike in a variety of models with different types of features for any playing situation. AD810 features Spruce top, Mahogany back and sides, Merbau fingerboard.

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Publisher / Publication Date: 0000

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1 available in Sight and Sound Equipment, Call number: Music equipment-Guitar Kit #5

Hasumi, Haruo

Contents: Instrumental music and song of Mongolia. Instrumental ensemble: The blue silk overcoat (1:54) -- Bogïno duu: A leafy tree (1:27) -- Bogïno duu: The river of Uliastay (2:06) -- Bogïno duu: The snow-crowned Altai mountains (4:01) -- Urtïn duu: The hallowed road (2:43) -- Urtïn duu: Sünder mountain (5:26) -- Song of praise: Altai mountain paean (4:28). -- Mongolian musical instruments and Köömiy....

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Multicultural Media 1997

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Aebersold, Jamey.

Contents: About the play-a-long recording -- Volume 47 : rhythm changes, all keys -- Jazz rhythm -- The bridge : the "B" section of rhythm -- Right brain, left brain -- Listening -- Time and metronome practicing -- Original rhythm -- Jazz rhythm changes -- Blues scale usage -- Pentatonic scale usage -- Whole-tone scale usage -- Diminished scale/chord usage -- Turnarounds within "rhythm" -- Practicing...

Format: notated music

Publisher / Publication Date: Jamey Aebersold Jazz 1991

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1 available in Sight & Sound Print Material, Call number: SSC 781.65 AEB

Contents: Simplicity -- Minorish -- Simply swing -- Four to one -- Cat and mouse -- Three minors -- One scale fits all -- Modes of C scale -- Latin/swing -- New and old beats -- Minor blues -- Happy Latin -- Long blues -- Shuffle McGuffle -- Kind of modal / Jamey Aebersold -- Dorian dance -- 4/4 and 3/4 -- Melodic minor -- Lydian the beautiful -- Maiden Locrian-Lydian -- Phrygian -- Whole tone scales --...

Format: notated music

Publisher / Publication Date: 2007

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Sight & Sound Print Material, Call number: SSC 781.65 MIL

Bowers, Q. David.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Vestal Press 1986

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 792 BOW

Summary: Through Gustav, the mole, the reader is introduced to different sorts of instruments and musical activity.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Childs Play 2005

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Maker, Martha

Summary: After their teacher announces that there will be an upcoming talent show, eight-year-old Maddie and her best friends are inspired to form a band and use their craft skills to make their own instruments.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Little Simon 2018

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Beginning Readers - Transitional Reader (Blue), Call number: JBR BLUE MAK

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1 available in Beginning Readers - Transitional Reader (Blue), Call number: JBR BLUE MAK

Ardley, Neil.

Summary: Text and pictures introduce musical instruments from early times to the present--from pipes and flutes to electronic synthesizers.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Knopf 1989

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 784 ARD

Helsby, Genevieve.

Summary: Describes various musical instruments, including woodwinds, brass instruments, and percussion.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Sourcebooks Jabberwocky 2007

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 784.19 HEL

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 784.19 Helsby 2007

Meadows, Daisy.

Summary: Jack Frost and his goblins have stolen the Music Fairies' magic instruments. Music everywhere is out of tune! Now the goblins plan to play the instruments in a TV talent contest. Rachel and Kirsty are determined to track down Victoria the Violin Fairy's instrument--even if they have to crash the goblins' band practice. But will the goblins fiddle their way out?

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Little Apple/Scholastic 2010

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Beginning Readers - Transitional Reader (Blue), Call number: JBR BLUE MEA

Wade-Matthews, Max.

Summary: "A comprehensive encyclopedia of musical instruments, covering all sections of the orchestra: strings, woodwind and brass, percussion, keyboards and the voice, as well as historical, rare and non-Western instruments. An authoritative guide to over 100 of the most famous classical composers, from Bach to Xenakis, encompassing all styles of composition from medieval times to the present day. The...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Hermes House 2002

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 784.19 WAD

Aebersold, Jamey.

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Jamey Aebersold Jazz 1999

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Sight & Sound Print Material, Call number: SSC 785.065 DOM

Meadows, Daisy.

Summary: Jack Frost and his goblins have stolen the Music Fairies' magic instruments. Music everywhere is out of tune! Now the goblins plan to play the instruments in a TV talent contest. Rachel and Kirsty are going to be in a music video! Danni the Drum Fairy's instrument is on set, being played by a mischievous goblin. Can the girls snare him?

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic 2010

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Beginning Readers - Transitional Reader (Blue), Call number: JBR BLUE MEA

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