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Before there was Mozart : the story of Joseph Boulogne, Chevalier de Saint-George

Cline-Ransome, Lesa.

New York : Schwartz & Wade Books, c2011.

[34] p. : col. ill. ; 29 cm.

Chronicles the life and musical accomplishments of Joseph Boulogne, an African man and the son of a slave who came to eighteenth-century France to study music, describing the hardships he faced and treatment by his peers, and discussing the realization of his dream to perform in front of the king and queen.

Reading Level: 3.8

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1 copy available at Paideia School

ISBN:

0375936211

LC Call No:

ML3930.S13 C65 2011

Dewey Class No:

780/.92 [E] B 22

Author:

Cline-Ransome, Lesa.

Title:

Before there was Mozart : the story of Joseph Boulogne, Chevalier de Saint-George / by Lesa Cline-Ransome ; illustrated by James E. Ransome.

Edition:

1st ed.

Publisher:

New York : Schwartz & Wade Books, c2011.

Physical:

[34] p. : col. ill. ; 29 cm.

Citation/Refs:

Wilson's Children, September 2011

Citation/Refs:

School Library Journal, February 2011

Citation/Refs:

Publisher's Weekly, December 2010

Citation/Refs:

Booklist, February 2011

Citation/Refs:

Horn Book, October 2011

Citation/Refs:

Bulletin (Center for Children's books), March 2011

Citation/Refs:

Kirkus Review, December 2010

Citation/Refs:

Library Media Connection, May 2011

Summary:

Chronicles the life and musical accomplishments of Joseph Boulogne, an African man and the son of a slave who came to eighteenth-century France to study music, describing the hardships he faced and treatment by his peers, and discussing the realization of his dream to perform in front of the king and queen.

Target Audience:

3.8.

Target Audience:

K-3 Follett Library Resources.

Subject:

Saint-Georges, Joseph Bologne,--chevalier de,--1745-1799.

Subject:

Musicians--France--Biography.

Subject:

Racially mixed people--France--Biography.

Subject:

Nobility--France--Biography.

AE:PersName:

Ransome, James, ill.

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