Grades 3 - 5
Grade level Equivalent: 4.7
Lexile® Measure: 930L
Guided Reading: P
- Autobiography and Biography
- Composers and Musicians
- United States
About This Book
The author/illustrator of the highly successful "Getting to Know the World's Greatest Artists" series lends his creative talents to another fun, informative series, this one featuring world-famous composers. Venezia's clever mix of historical photos, his own tongue-in-cheek cartoon illustrations, and factual biographical text combine to present the composers as they really were.
• Perfect for music appreciation studies
• A great resource to prepare for a concert
• Clever illustrations, historical photos, and factual text help readers grasp subject matter
Aaron Copland was a modern classical composer who shocked people with his exciting music. Mike Venezia's Aaron Copland, loaded with hilarious illustrations, colorful art reproductions, and photos, tells Copland's life story.