Greatness, Gratitude and Generosity: Piano Starts Here (The Young Art Tatum)

Saturday, March 29, 2008.

Piano Starts HereAuthor: Robert Andrew Parker
Illustrator: Robert Andrew Parker
Published: 2008 Random House (on JOMB)
ISBN: 0375839658

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Breezy, evocative images and fondly recalled, first-person narrative provide an intimate — if imagined — look at the early life and loves of Jazz legend, Art Tatum.

You can learn more about Art Tatum here.

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Comment by Bill Beck

March 30, 2008 @ 9:04 pm

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Comment by Teresa

March 31, 2008 @ 8:16 am

The illustrations in this book are lovely. After reading it, I borrowed a CD of Art Tatum’s music. I love when picture books inspire us to explore other art forms.

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