1st Aladdin paperbacks ed. - New York : Aladdin Paperbacks, 2000.
1 v. (unpaged) : col. ill. ; 28 cm.
Art techniques used: Bright, bold and playful watercolor and gouache paintings.
Originally published 1995.
Ten instruments take their parts one by one in a musical performance. Moss's irresistible rhymes and Priceman's energetic, color illustrations make beautiful music together. This masterpiece is a perfect introduction to musical instruments and musical groups and is a counting book that redefines the genre.
Caldecott Honor Book, 1996
ALA notable children's book
School Library Journal best book
New York Times best illustrated book