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Jake the Philharmonic Dog

Item# 1000005910


Jake the Philharmonic Dog
Written by Karen LeFrak
Illustrated by Marcin Baranski

Jake the Philharmonic Dog loves music. When his friend Richie, the principal stagehand at the Philharmonic, brings Jake to work one day, Jake "woofs!" to the tweeting woodwinds and "ruffs!" to the deep horns, but when he hears the entire symphony orchestra practice, he knows to be quiet and listen. And when a crisis develops at that night's performance, Jake steps onstage and steals the show.
 
Inspired by the real-life mascot of the New York Philharmonic, Jake the Philharmonic Dog is a pitch-perfect introduction to the different sounds and instruments of the orchestra.
 

  • Reading level: Ages 4 and up; Grade level: P and up
  • Hardcover: 32 pages
  • Publisher: Walker Childrens; 1st edition
  • Publication Date: August 22, 2006
  • Product Dimensions: 11.3" x 10.3" x 0.4"


"More Bach than bark! This is a wonderful read for dog lovers, music lovers, and any child who loves a good story. Jake is certain to win Best in Show."  --Itzhak Perlman, world-renowned violinist
 
"This is a sheer delight.  The world needs lots of Jakes.  It's a must for kids of all ages, and a great introduction to the magical world of the orchestra." --Beverly Sills, American opera singer and international opera star
 
 

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