Discover the world of orchestral instruments along with Kurt Spitz, as he goes on a journey of self-discovery. Tom Beal has created a story which will inspire generations of children and ignite their passions in order to find fulfillment and acceptance. I should know – my own story is really no different from Kurt's.-- Erik Ralske, Principal Horn, Metropolitan Opera Orchestra, Faculty, The Julliard School
Kurt Discovers the Orchestra
Kurt never thought he could join the orchestra, but with perseverance and overcoming his handicap, he prevails. This inspirational story is for all ages.
Pre-order Today. Release Date December 15, 2022
Illustrated by Eleanor Paybins
11 x 8.5
About the Author
Tom Beal is an individual with diverse interests, ranging from classical music to chemistry. Tom studied music at Southern Methodist University earning a degree in French Horn performance and is currently a member of the West Virginia Symphony Orchestra. He is very active in support of the West Virginia Youth Symphony as well as music outreach in the surrounding communities. Additionally, he is the Senior Vice President of the chemical manufacturing company AC&S, Inc. Tom resides in Charleston, WV, where he enjoys hiking and rock climbing with his family.
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