The Trouble in Tune Town by Maura Pierlot

Fri 29 December 2017

Meg is practising for Tune Town's big concert, but the music sounds terrible and the notes fly away....find out what happens in Maura Pierlot's book The Trouble in Tune Town, illustrated by Sophie Norsa. For kids, sometimes practising a musical instrument can be frustrating. Maura hopes to inspire little music makers not to get bogged down on getting every note perfect, but to have fun and enjoy the music! To buy your own copy of the book, go to Little Steps.

Read by Adrian Tamburini. Sound design by Max Gosford.

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