Before Music : Where Instruments Come From
Author: Annette Bay Pimentel
Illustrator: Madison Safer
From award-winning author Annette Bay Pimentel comes an oversize nonfiction picture book exploring how music and musical instruments are made—across time and around the world
Music doesn’t come out of nothing.
It always starts somewhere . . .
with something . . .
Discover how music is made in this survey of musical instruments from around the world. Organized by material—from wood to gourds to found objects and more—Before Music marries a lyrical core text with tons of informational material for curious readers.