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Music

Making music is one of the oldest joys we humans have--and our newest additions are often the least self-conscious about doing so. To explore your own inner musician, check out this sampling sure to satisfy a variety of musical tastes.

The Long Gone Lonesome History of Country Music

The Long Gone Lonesome History of Country Music

A journey through the history of country music.

Jazz on a Saturday Night

Jazz on a Saturday Night

Learn about this popular music form and hear each instrument play on a specially produced CD.

Sipping Spiders through a Straw : Campfire Songs for Monsters

Sipping Spiders through a Straw : Campfire Songs for Monsters

Little monsters everywhere can sing along to their favorite campfire tunes with this collection of campfire songs, which have been altered for optimal gross-out effect.

Those Amazing Musical Instruments

Those Amazing Musical Instruments

From the cello to the clarinet to the trumpet to the drums, Those Amazing Musical Instruments! takes readers on a musical tour, with notes on the history, construction and sounds of the instruments from each of the major instrument "families."

Going, Going, Gone! : And Other Silly Dilly Sports Songs

Going, Going, Gone! : And Other Silly Dilly Sports Songs

Provides new, sports-themed lyrics to well-known songs, including "On Top of the Bleachers" and "When Jimmy Gets in the Batter's Box."

Punk Farm on Tour

Punk Farm on Tour

While Farmer Joe is at the National Tractor Society Conference in Reno, his animals go on tour in a broken-down van, performing as the band called Punk Farm.

Doo-Wop Pop

Doo-Wop Pop

A school janitor teaches children to sing and have confidence in themselves.

The Composer is Dead

The Composer is Dead

An inspector seeks to solve a murder mystery at the symphony by questioning each of the musical instruments.

All God's Critters

All God's Critters

Celebrates how all the animals in the world make their own music in their own way, some singing low, some singing higher.

Jazz Baby

Jazz Baby

Baby and his family make some jazzy music.