Music

The Story of Richard Wagner for Children

This is the story of the boy who wrote plays. Wagner wrote both the libretto and the music for each of his stage works. His advances in musical language greatly influenced the development of classical music and are sometimes described as marking the start of modern music.

The Story of Franz Schubert for Children

This is the story of the boy who wrote beautiful songs. Schubert was extremely prolific and died at age thirty-one. His output consists of over six hundred secular vocal works, seven complete symphonies, sacred music, operas, incidental music, and a large body of chamber and piano music.