Be an eyewitness to the creation of music in all its forms and the amazing variety of instruments -- from zithers and pan pipes to electric guitars and synthesizers. See why most violin players require frogs. Find out about the ripples of sound created using a drum. Discover what an oboe and a snake charmer's vegetable gourd have in common. Book jacket.
Takes a look at the history of music, how instruments are made, and how they have evolved today.