A Concert in the Sand

A Concert in the Sand

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, children-s-lit, tops, faith, Childrens, Cultural, Music, Historical

A grandma and her little grandson take a walk along a Tel-Aviv street and encounter the conductor and musicians of the Israel Philharmonic gathering for their first performance. This beautiful book is based on the true story of the creation of the Is...

Title:A Concert in the Sand
ISBN:9781512400991
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    A Concert in the Sand Reviews

  • Maya Norton

    (Includes spoilers - but given that this is a picture book, I don't think it's necessary to put them behind a screen.)Oof, the historical note at the end of the book saying that this true story happen...

  • Jill H.

    This review is meant for parents, teachers, and other people that work with children to read. Uri is bored hanging out at the delicatessen his mom and dad operate. He spends the day with his grandmoth...

  • Michelle

    When a grandson and his grandmother go for a walk on the beach they hear the forming of a beautiful orchestra. What will be the Israel Philharmonic creates beautiful music. They celebrate the birth of...

  • Jocelyn Brame

    A Concert in the Sand tells the story of the first performance of the Israel Philharmonic Orchestra. The watercolor illustrations are at the same time stunning and whimsical. Excellent historical note...

  • LeeTravelGoddess

    Wow. I love nuggets of music history! ...

  • Kristi Bernard

    Uri is bored. So, he and his grandmother walked to the beach, and enjoyed a seltzer soda. Soon they saw men walking and carrying funny shaped cases. Uri followed his grandmother who followed the men. ...

  • Ilana

    A Concert in the Sand tells beautifully, both through text and very inspiring images, the story of the first performance of what will later be Israel Philharmonic Orchestra, in 1936. Created by the on...