The first children's illustrated reference book all about Black female composers, their lives and their music!

I love this book! It is very interesting and contains lots of facts about the piano

Chrissy - aged 10

"A great book filled with fun facts. 

A must-have for young music enthusiasts!"
A.Charles - Secondary Music Teacher

Where Are All The Black

Female Composers?

Where Are All The Black Female Composers? is the first children's illustrated reference book all about Black female composers! 

It takes you on a musical journey to discover many Black women who have written various kinds of classical music over the past 150 years. Read as Olivia, Callum, Zaki and Pheobe explore the lives and achievements of composers like Nora Holt, Errollyn Wallen, Kathryn Bostic, Florence Price and more.

 

Who wrote music with an astronaut? Who has her own Google Doodle? Who has written music in 6 different languages?

 

Filled with fun facts, quizzes and music, Where Are All The Black Female Composers? is the perfect introduction to past and present Black female classical composers.

Where Are All The Black

Female Composers?

 - Playlist - 

 

 Music by composers mentioned in the book is available to listen to on free Spotify playlists! Simply scan the QR codes in the back of the book, and listen while you read all about these talented composers. 

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illustrations by Charity Russell

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