Music is for Everyone is sure to get you excited about making music! Singer-songwriter Jill Barber takes her young readers through many different kinds of music—hip-hop, jazz, classical, folk—and instruments in an energetic, rhyming tour. Sydney Smith’s gleeful illustrations capture all the joy that comes from making music in all its forms!
This is a fun introduction to lots of different kinds of music and does a nice job of showcasing a variety. The illustrations are really fun, beautiful and detailed and give plenty to look at while you read through the rhyming text.
Jill Barber is an award-winning Canadian singer-songwriter and author. Over the course of her career she has released six albums and a baby board book, Baby’s Lullaby. She lives in Vancouver, British Columbia, with her husband and two children. For more information, visit www.jillbarber.com.
Sydney Smith is a nscad University graduate, born and raised in Nova Scotia. He has won the Governor General’s Award, been short-listed for the Kate Greenaway Medal and has been listed twice on the New York Times Best Illustrated Children’s Books list. Sydney lives in Toronto, Ontario.