I Love Classical Music (My First Sound Book)

 
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I Love Classical Music (My First Sound Book)
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Age Range
1+
Release Date
March 26, 2019
ISBN
978-1338267211
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Readers of every age will be enchanted by this charming board book with exceptional quality musical sounds that bring every charming picture to life.

I Love Classical Music has a button on every spread, which triggers one of six captivating sounds that introduces a memorable piece from some of the most beloved compositions of western classical music. An incredibly simple but utterly fascinating interactive book with sounds bound to enchant young readers and ignite an early love of classical music!

A delightful and compelling book in the My First Sound Book series that everyone in the family will enjoy reading -- and listening to -- again and again.

Includes pieces from:
- Mozart
- Vivaldi
- Strauss
- Schubert
- Tchaikovsky
- Paganini

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easily navigated by little fingers
Overall rating 
 
3.7
Writing Style 
 
3.0
Illustrations/Photos (if applicable)  
 
4.0
Learning Value 
 
4.0
This board book includes six excerpts from famous classical music along with colorful images that correspond to the music. The music can be played on each page by lightly pressing a silver dot- a feat easily accomplished by even young toddlers. Six full-spread pages are featured, with one spread per song. Approximately half the size of the whole book is taken by the sound mechanism, which also features an on-off switch and a battery case for ease of switching out batteries if needed.

What I loved: Toddlers can easily figure out how to turn on and off the music on each page with light touches, and they will enjoy listening to the music. The images are lovely and correspond to the music in an understandable way for a child (e.g. Vivaldi’s Four Seasons: Spring features flowers and bugs in lovely and colorful cartoonish images).

What left me wanting more: This is really a musical toy with a small book element. Toddlers will still enjoy it as a musical toy, but it would have been nice to have more of a book element with a complement of music. The volume of the music also cannot be controlled and is rather soft in terms of volume (though this is certainly better than too loud).

Final thoughts: Overall, toddlers will enjoy exploring this book on their own and playing the lovely music. The six songs selected are some of the most famous and the sound comes through well. With an on-off switch and vivid images, this is fun way to introduce classical music to your little one.
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