Click on a thumbnail to go to Google Books.
A Fiddle for Angus
by Budge Wilson
No current Talk conversations about this book.
References to this work on external resources.
Wikipedia in English
Amazon.com Product Description (ISBN 0887765009, Hardcover)Angus’ family is musical. Everyone has their own instrument and everyone knows how to make music. But Angus can only hum along to his family’s playing, and humming isn’t good enough. Angus wants to join his family’s orchestra.
When Angus’ father tells him the family will give him an instrument, he can’t choose until he hears the fiddle at a ceilidh. But fiddling is hard; he can’t make the music he wants. With patience, practice, and lots of lessons, Angus’ fingers learn how to play, and the music inside him finds a way out.
Budge Wilson’s story will ring true for every young musician and is a fitting tribute to the music makers of Cape Breton.
(retrieved from Amazon Thu, 12 Mar 2015 18:17:03 -0400)
Angus, feeling left out of the family orchestra, decides he would like to play the fiddle, but it takes a lot of hard work to coax the music out of the instrument.
Is this you?
Become a LibraryThing Author.