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 exceptional-quality cooking, music, and travel products. We are a small company that's passionate about food, music, art, travel, and gifts. Our Menus and Music Catalog is sent nationwide four times a year, and we fill it with things that are authentic, delicious, romantic, fun, practical, whimsical, and beautiful.  Find out more!

Menus and Music

Menus and Music boxed gift sets that include cookbooks with recipes from chefs at great restaurants worldwide. The music is performed by Grammy-Award winners and other great performers. All the recipes are adapted for home cooks by Sharon O’Connor, and the books include luscious food photos, art from major museums, and entertaining and travel ideas. Enjoy the music while cooking, dining, and every other time of the 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

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.