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The Resource The music in George's head : George Gershwin creates Rhapsody in blue, Suzanne Slade ; illustrated by Stacy Innerst

The music in George's head : George Gershwin creates Rhapsody in blue, Suzanne Slade ; illustrated by Stacy Innerst

Label
The music in George's head : George Gershwin creates Rhapsody in blue
Title
The music in George's head
Title remainder
George Gershwin creates Rhapsody in blue
Statement of responsibility
Suzanne Slade ; illustrated by Stacy Innerst
Title variation
music in Georges head
Title variation remainder
George Gershwin creates Rhapsody in Blue
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"With rhythmic swirls of words and pictures, Suzanne Slade and Stacy Innerst beautifully reveal just how brilliantly Gershwin reached inside his head to create his masterpiece, Rhapsody in Blue. It's a surprising and whirlwind composition of notes and sounds and one long wail of a clarinet-dazzling and daring, just like George Gershwin himself!"--[from book jacket]
Summary
George Gershwin heard music all the timeat home, at school, even on New York City’s busy streets. Classical, ragtime, blues, and jazz, George’s head was filled with a whole lot of razzmatazz! With rhythmic swirls of words and pictures, author Suzanne Slade and illustrator Stacy Innerst beautifully reveal just how brilliantly Gershwin combined various kinds of music to create his masterpiece,Rhapsody in Blue, a surprising and whirlwind composition of notes, sounds, and one long wail of a clarinet. Includes author’s note, timeline, and bibliography
Illustration
Award
Golden Kite Award for Picture Book Illustration, 2017.
Biography type
individual biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10527181
Cataloging source
YDXCP
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Slade, Suzanne
Dewey number
  • 780.92
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • Elementary Grade
  • 680
Intended audience source
Lexile
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
680
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 0
  • 4
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Innerst, Stacy.
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Gershwin, George
  • Gershwin, George
  • Composers
  • Gershwin, George
  • Gershwin, George
  • Composers
  • Gershwin, George
  • Composers
  • United States
Target audience
pre adolescent
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
George Gershwin creates Rhapsody in Blue
Label
The music in George's head : George Gershwin creates Rhapsody in blue, Suzanne Slade ; illustrated by Stacy Innerst
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn936534472
Dimensions
24 x 27 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9781629790992
Lccn
2015958417
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)936534472
Label
The music in George's head : George Gershwin creates Rhapsody in blue, Suzanne Slade ; illustrated by Stacy Innerst
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn936534472
Dimensions
24 x 27 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9781629790992
Lccn
2015958417
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)936534472

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