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This is a collection of ten short, entertaining, informative picture-book biographies of famous composers. Each book tells about the childhood and great achievements of a composer, and includes a short musical example. Here are links to the online texts so you can read along and look at the pictures:Bach: http://www.gutenberg.org/ebooks/34568Mozart: http://www.gutenberg.org/ebooks/34582Beethoven: http://www.gutenberg.org/ebooks/34737Haydn: http://www.gutenberg.org/ebooks/34550Schubert: http://www.gutenberg.org/ebooks/35070Handel: http://www.gutenberg.org/ebooks/35157Chopin: http://www.gutenberg.org/ebooks/35013Verdi: http://www.gutenberg.org/ebooks/35158Wagner: http://www.gutenberg.org/ebooks/35128Grieg: http://www.gutenberg.org/ebooks/35097(Summary by Kara)

Stories of Great Composers for Children by Thomas Tapper (1864 - 1958‪)‬ LibriVox

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This is a collection of ten short, entertaining, informative picture-book biographies of famous composers. Each book tells about the childhood and great achievements of a composer, and includes a short musical example. Here are links to the online texts so you can read along and look at the pictures:Bach: http://www.gutenberg.org/ebooks/34568Mozart: http://www.gutenberg.org/ebooks/34582Beethoven: http://www.gutenberg.org/ebooks/34737Haydn: http://www.gutenberg.org/ebooks/34550Schubert: http://www.gutenberg.org/ebooks/35070Handel: http://www.gutenberg.org/ebooks/35157Chopin: http://www.gutenberg.org/ebooks/35013Verdi: http://www.gutenberg.org/ebooks/35158Wagner: http://www.gutenberg.org/ebooks/35128Grieg: http://www.gutenberg.org/ebooks/35097(Summary by Kara)

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