Ideal for young children starting music and dance lessons, The Very Young Person's Guide to Ballet Music is guaranteed to delight and inspire. Discover the world's most famous ballets, including Swan Lake, Don Quixote, and The Firebird accompanied by 10 sound clips.
Pull on your pointe shoes and follow our heroes as they explore beautiful scenes inspired by some of ballet's most loved music. Young readers can discover iconic moments including Swan Lake's Dance of the Cygnets, The Clog Dance from La Fille mal gardée, and Don Quixote's Dance of the Matadors. Original illustrations capture the beautiful story of the ballet, while the sound button brings the composer's dazzling pieces to life. Spreads feature fascinating facts about the ballet, performers, composers, and the music.
Authors: Tim Lihoreau, Philip Noyce
Illustrator: Sally Agar
Age: 5-7 years
Size: 30 x 25.2 cms