In the story by Jonathan London, a cat creates a sound all his own and sees how the rhyme and rhythms affect his audience. LeVar Burton then hangs out with cool jazz musicians and hear saxophonist Joshua Redman tell how he uses music to communicate.
30 minute DVD. Purchase includes public performance rights.
DVD is part of the Reading Rainbow Emmy Award-winning series, which inspires a love of reading in PreK-3, and offers an excellent introduction to many varieties of music through the medium of the best children's literature.
In a fast-paced live video magazine format, viewers travel with host LeVar Burton to meet interesting people in exciting places. Celebrities narrate many of the stories, read and shown in their entirety, and children give mini-reviews of related books.