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Vivaldi's Ring of Mystery

by Douglas Cowling
illustrated by Laura Fernandez & Rick Jacobson

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list price: $22.99
published: 2004
  • Commended, Canadian Children's Book Centre, Our Choice
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From the creators of the bestselling Beethoven Lives Upstairs, Tchaikovsky Discovers America and Hallelujah Handel, comes a touching tale featuring Antonio Vivaldi. The story centres around Katarina, a young and gifted violinist, who is sent to study music at the orphanage in Venice where Vivaldi was the musical director for most of his life. Katarina searches throughout Venice for clues to her origins, and finally discovers the secret of her true family.

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Contributor notes

DOUGLAS COWLING is a writer, musician and educator with a lifelong interest in bringing classical music to wider audiences. His first book was Hallelujah Handel. Cowling has written for magazines, is often heard on CBC radio, teaches, and has produced for educational television.

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Editorial Review

ÔÇťAnother outstanding entry in an acclaimed series that is already in danger of creating a whole new [and knowledgeable] generation of classical music lovers.? (Parent's Choice)

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