Menus and Music
Celebrate life with delicious food and great music!

About Menus and Music

Founded by Sharon O’Connor in 1985, we are an independent publisher and music label producing superior-quality cooking, music, and travel products.

Menus and Music

Boxed gift sets that include cookbooks with recipes from chefs at the best restaurants in the world and music performed by Grammy-Award winners and other great performers. The books include luscious food photos, art from major museums, entertaining and travel ideas, and sensational recipes adapted by Sharon O’Connor for home cooks. Enjoy the inspiring music while cooking, sharing good times around the table, and at any other time of day.

14 volumes in print.


Boxed recipe cards with great music CDs. Each laminated card has a delicious easy recipe, inspiring food photo, cook’s tips, shopping and pantry list. The CDs include performances by Stan Getz, Tito Puente, The San Francisco Ballet Orchestra, George Benson, and Boston Baroque among others.

16 sets in print.

MusicCooks Travel

These sets include easy authentic recipes from chefs at evocative destinations worldwide. New larger box size with a stunning food photo of each dish, step-by-step cooking guides online, shopping lists, ideas for fun cultural experiences, travel tips, and inspiring music.

4 sets in print

Celebration Cards

Celebration Cards include a greeting card, a MusicCooks recipe card with food photo, and a music download, plus a colorful matching envelope. Three little gifts in one.

48 styles available.

Dinner Music Series

Menus and Music recordings by Grammy-Award winners and other great musicians. Each themed CD with liner notes and 2 recipes. 2% of proceeds go to The Breast Cancer Research Fund.

16 CDs available.