Passing the Music Down
June 6, 2011 ·
The story begins with the music of legendary old time fiddler Melvin Wine, then moves to the music of Wine’s protégé, Jake Krack. The friendship between these two celebrated musicians, despite a 75 year age difference is told in a new children’s book.
The story is told by author Sarah Sullivan of Charleston, West Virginia. The new book is called "Passing the Music Down."
The book is illustrated by Barry Root and published by Candlewick Press.
Listen to the complete interview with music above.