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Jazz Fly storytime with Matthew Gollub.
Rhythmic Storytelling, Drumming and FUN!
Join us for a rollicking mini-storytelling concert for children ranging from pre-school through 3rd grade. Gollub sprinkles in a mix of languages: English, Spanish, Japanese and jazz!
As a musician, publisher, and award-winning author, Matthew Gollub celebrates reading for FUN. He combines humor, practical insights, storytelling, and drumming to thoroughly engage his young audience. Over the years, he has performed at over 1,000 elementary schools around the U.S. and abroad.
A singular story about musical insects celebrates language and the inventive spirit of jazz. The audio CD features author's narration set to a jazz quartet.
Ages 4 & up
A fly uses a combination of Spanish and jazz scat to ask a sloth, a monkey, and a mackaw to transport his band to a tropical concert site, and then to talk sense to an anteater who interrupts their performance. Includes author's note on how language, rhythm, color, and life are depicted in the book.
Ages 4 & up
A host of barn animals cheers up Katie the cow by staging a ballet party on the moon. Includes narration on audio CD set to blues, waltzes, and rock 'n' roll.
--Benjamin Franklin Award for excellence in publishing
--"An engaging, enthusiastically recommended read-along experience." --Midwest Book Review
--Top Ten Recommended Children's Book, Children's Book Sense '76.
Ages 3 & up
Jealous of the sun, the moon creates her own fiesta but celebrates a bit too much. An enchanting story that explains why the moon is sometimes out during the day.
Ages 5 & up