Becoming Bach

Becoming Bach

By: Tom Leonard
Published by: Roaring Brook Press
Publication Date: 2017
List: Picture Book Biographies of People Who Lived During 1650-1800

View on Amazon View Kindle
Description

For Johann Sebastian there was always music. His family had been musicians, or bachs as they were called in Germany, for two hundred years.

As he grew, he saw patterns in everything. Patterns he would turn into melodies and song, eventually growing into one of the most important and celebrated musical composers of all time.

This well-researched, engaging look at the life of Johann Sebastian Bach, told from his perspective, is accompanied with gorgeous, almost magical acrylic paintings by author and artist Tom Leonard.

From the dust jacket

Paid membership includes:
  • Time period, genre, location, reading level, full descriptions, content considerations, reprint information, and more
  • Search across our entire database of books
  • Lists of books by author and illustrator
  • Track all your books and create custom lists
  • Create a wish list of books you're searching for
  • Create reading plans and homeschool plans
  • Exclusive member community

See a sample book page

See a sample author page