Franz Schubert

Paule du Bouchet

Illustrated by Charlotte Voake


Children's book about the life and music of Franz Schubert

An illustrated biography about the childhood and career of the great composer. On the accompanying CD, the narration of the story is interwoven with recordings of his greatest works.
At the age of seven, Franz Schubert already knew as much about music as his teacher.
By the age of fifteen, he was already composing piano pieces, string quartets, and even a symphony.
He played in a string quartet with his father and two brothers.