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Haciendo música

by Robin Johnson
edition: Paperback
  • age: 6
  • Grade: 1
tagged: beginner, instruments, experiments & projects

Do you play an instrument? Read about the different families of musical instruments and discover what makes each family unique.

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Making Music

by Robin Johnson
edition: Paperback
  • age: 6
  • Grade: 1
tagged: beginner, instruments, experiments & projects

Do you play an instrument? Read about the different families of musical instruments and discover what makes each family unique.

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Let's Count! (Inuktitut/English)

by The Jerry Cans, illustrated by We Are Together
edition: Hardcover
  • age: 0 to 3
  • Grade: p
tagged: beginner, songbooks, counting & numbers

Let’s count and sing in Inuktitut!

Based on a children’s song by popular Nunavut band The Jerry Cans, this song book helps children practise counting to five.

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Animals (Inuktitut/English)

by The Jerry Cans, illustrated by We Are Together
edition: Hardcover
  • age: 0 to 3
  • Grade: p
tagged: beginner, songbooks

Let’s sing about Arctic animals!

Based on a children’s song by popular Nunavut band The Jerry Cans, this song book teaches the names of different Arctic animals and the country food made from them.

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A Song for China

by Ange Zhang
edition: eBook
  • age: 10 to 100
  • Grade: 5 to 17
tagged: cultural heritage, composition & creative writing, asia, history

This is the fascinating story of how a young Chinese author, Guang Weiran, a passionate militant from the age of twelve, fought, using art, theater, poetry and song, especially the famous Yellow River Cantata — the anthem of Chinese national spirit — to create a socially just China. Set during the period of the struggle against the Japanese and …

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Our Song

The Story of "O Canada"

by Peter Kuitenbrouwer, illustrated by Ashley Spires
edition: Paperback
also available: Paperback
  • age: 7 to 10
  • Grade: 2 to 5
tagged: post-confederation (1867-), history

 

Celebrate the 150th birthday of Canada with a closer look at its majestic anthem!

A new generation of young readers will experience the 100-year evolution of the Canadian national anthem, from its composition in 1880 to the moment it was proclaimed the national anthem in 1980.

Line by line, in both official languages, and accompanied by sheet music …

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I Can Play Piano

10 Easy-to-Play Songs and Melodies

illustrated by Karina Dupuis
edition: Hardcover
  • age: 3 to 100
  • Grade: p to 1
tagged: instruction & study, songbooks

You’ll be playing music in no time! This all-in-one keyboard and music book is the perfect introduction to reading and playing music—it even sounds like a real piano. Children learn their first notes by following the simple diagram: Each note is represented with a color that can be found on the corresponding key. Straightforward instructions wi …

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