New books for the week of July 29, 2017

 

Book cover "The Classical Music Experience" by Julius H. Jacobson II, M.D.“The Classical Music Experience”
by Julius H. Jacobson II, M.D.

This book is the ultimate listeners guide to classical music! Complete with two cd’s it tells the story of forty-two of the world’s most celebrated composers.

 

Book cover of "Angelic Music" by Corey Mead"Angelic Music"
by Corey Mead

This is the story of Ben Franklin’s favorite invention his glass armonica, the first instrument invented by an American that became so popular Mozart, Beethoven, Handle and Strauss composed for it and Marie Antoinette played it.

 

book cover of "Will You Miss Me When I’m Gone" by Mark Zwonitzer "Will You Miss Me When I’m Gone"
by Mark Zwonitzer

This book is the first major biography of the Carter family, the musical pioneers who are credited with establishing the sounds and songs that grew into modern folk, country and bluegrass music.

 

Downloadable ebooks and Audiobooks

The library has just added hundreds of new titles! Everything from crafting to cooking to children’s books can be found on our website www.whitco.lib.wa.us.  Just go to our downloadable ebook and audiobook page and click on the link.