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Lives of the Musicians

Book Cover Image - Lives of the MusiciansLives of the Musicians: Good Times, Bad Times (and What the Neighbors Thought) – History comes to life in this dynamic volume! It’s no secret that Beethoven went deaf, that Mozart had constant money problems, and that Gilbert and Sullivan wrote musicals. But what were these people—and other famous musicians—really like? What did they eat? What did they wear? How did they spend their time? Discover the fascinating and often humorous stories of twenty famous musicians from various countries and historical periods, beginning with Vivaldi and ending with Woody Guthrie.

Author: Kathleen Krull; Reader: Carol Bronson; Episodes: 5