Meet the Musicians is a dramatic presentation of storytelling and music by brilliant
pianist Dennis Kobray who becomes Bach, Mozart, Beethoven, Schubert, Chopin, Brahms,
a friend of Scott Joplin, Stephen Foster or George Gershwin. Children and family
audiences discover the feelings, music, lives, and history of some of the world's
most famous composers. Kobray seeks to explain that every one of these composers
faced difficulties in their lives but through a combination of discipline, determination,
hard work and belief in oneself, one can persevere in the face of adversity and
still make one's dreams come true. Many of the composer's best known works are
performed in these popular one hour educational and entertaining living history
Five of Mr. Kobray's nine programs have been professionally produced on DVD (Mozart, Beethoven, Joplin, Gershwin and Bach). Each one is approximately 55 minutes, divided into two acts, and comes with a study guide that provides an outline, a timeline of the composer's life and suggested readings and listenings to enhance the educational experience. These DVDs have won top honors from the Coalition for Quality in Children's Media, as well as rave reviews in the New York Times, School Library Journal, the Children's Video Report and many other music periodicals. These DVDs make a perfect gift for music aficionados, history buffs, and students of all ages.
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International orders will be assessed additional postage costs. Orders may be
shipped via USPS or UPS. A 10% discount is offered for orders totaling $500-$1000.
A 15% discount is offered for orders over $1,000. Retailers must mention
ToyDirectory at the time of ordering to receive these discounts.