The Deaf Musicians
- Brief Synopsis:
- Lee, a jazz pianist, has to leave his band when he begins losing his hearing, but he meets a deaf saxophone player in a sign language class and together they form a snazzy new band.
- Long Synopsis:
Lee is a piano man. Every night, he plays jazz for the crowd. It sounds something like this:
One night, Lee's bandmates notice something is off. Lee's music comes out like this:
Ronk. Phip. Tonk.
There's no way to hide it: Lee is losing his hearing. Then Lee discovers sign language. And soon after, he meets Max, who plays the sax. Together they form a new band-the Deaf Musicians. But who will listen to a deaf musician?
With The Deaf Musicians, Pete Seeger, Paul DuBois Jacobs, and three-time Coretta Scott King Honor winner R. Gregory Christie present an inspiring story of overcoming obstacles, set to a jazzy score.
OO-AH, BE-DOOP, BE-DOOP, OO-AH, YEAH!
Winner of the Schneider Family Book Award
- Book Quality:
- Book Size:
- 37 Pages
- Date of Addition:
- Copyright Date:
- Copyrighted By:
- Pete Seeger and Jacobs & Swender, Inc.
- Adult content:
- Music, Children's Books, Disability-Related, Entertainment, Literature and Fiction
- Submitted By:
- Shelley L. Rhodes
- Proofread By:
- Jamie Yates