This book review first appeared on my other blog, By Word of Beth, but I think it’s a good one to repeat here. Title: For the Love of Music: the remarkable story of Maria Anna Mozart Author: Elizabeth Rusch Illustrator: Steve Johnson & Lou Fancher Publisher: New York: Tricycle Press/Random House, 2011
There are many ways to learn about a composer. We can listen to his or her music, watch programs about them on TV, look them up on the internet. We can also read BOOKS about them, and I’ve found one I think you’re going to like, a picture book, about the American composer, Marvin Hamlisch….