The orchestra, from instruments to music

Author : Les petits débrouillards

Publisher: AFO Editions

Year: 2006, reissued in 2009.

Pages : 56

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Do orchestras have a history? What instruments make up an orchestra? How is sound propagated? Can we observe sound? How is music written? What is the purpose of a conductor? Children will find the answers to all their questions in this book, at the crossroads of science and music.

This book, published in 2006 in collaboration with the Orchestre national de Lyon, was reissued as part of the 2009 edition of Orchestres en fête!