Painting with Music
An introduction to the visual arts
Includes a FREE music CD download (a $14.99 value).
Learning about the fine arts can sometimes be intimidating. Painting with Music is an easy to understand and entertaining approach that will engage both your eyes and your ears!
The book features twelve paintings from twelve different schools of art. (Renaissance through Abstract Expressionism) Accompanying each painting is a musical composition by award-winning composer Jonathan Peters. Where possible, the techniques used in the paintings are mimicked with equivalent musical techniques. The music is meant to enhance the viewing experience and captures the mood, emotion, or story behind the paintings.
Each section includes information about the movement in art history, the particular painting, the artist, and the accompanying music.
Children and adults alike will find this a very enjoyable and easy way to be introduced to the visual arts!