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Drummer Boy of John John

By Mark Greenwood, 1958-

A young boy in Trinidad wins the Carnival band competition after he discovers he can create tunes by banging on discarded metal tins and cans.

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ISBN

9781600606526


Format: Book
Author: Greenwood, Mark, 1958-
Summary: "A story inspired by events in the boyhood of Winston "Spree" Simon, a pioneer in the development of the steel drum, in which he discovers he can create tunes by banging on discarded cans. Includes author's note, glossary, and sources"--Provided by publisher.
Title: Drummer boy of John John / by Mark Greenwood ; illustrations by Frané Lessac.
Publisher Date: New York : Lee & Low, c2012.
Subject: Simon, Winston, 1927-1976 -- Juvenile literature. Musicians -- Trinidad and Tobago -- Biography -- Juvenile literature. Steel drum (Musical instrument) -- Juvenile literature.
Isbn: 9781600606526 1600606520
Current Holds: 0
System Items Available: 9
System Items Total: 12
Call Number: CB Simon
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Bib Id: 419010

Format: Book
Author: Greenwood, Mark, 1958-
Summary: "A story inspired by events in the boyhood of Winston "Spree" Simon, a pioneer in the development of the steel drum, in which he discovers he can create tunes by banging on discarded cans. Includes author's note, glossary, and sources"--Provided by publisher.
Title: Drummer boy of John John / by Mark Greenwood ; illustrations by Frané Lessac.
Edition: 1st ed.
Publisher, Date: New York : Lee & Low, c2012.
Description: 1 v. (unpaged) : ill. (chiefly col.) ; 23 x 27 cm.
Subjects: Simon, Winston, 1927-1976 -- Juvenile literature.
Subjects: Musicians -- Trinidad and Tobago -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Subjects: Steel drum (Musical instrument) -- Juvenile literature.
Other Author: Lessac, Frané, ill.
LCCN: 2011045370
ISBN: 9781600606526
ISBN: 1600606520
Requests: 0
Available Copies: 9
Total Copies: 12
Call Number: CB Simon