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The story of the orchestra : listen while you learn about the instruments, the music and the composers who wrote the music

Author: Robert Levine; Meredith Hamilton
Publisher: [Kowloon, Hong Kong] : Naxos ; New York : Black Dog & Leventhal Pub., 2001.
Edition/Format:   Music CD : CD audio : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Orchestra Bob takes you on a fun and exciting journey through the world of classical music"--Cover of accompanying book. CD includes 41 selections of classical music.
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Genre/Form: Excerpts
Material Type: Juvenile audience, Music
Document Type: Sound Recording
Music Type: Symphonies; Suites; Overtures; Concertos
All Authors / Contributors: Robert Levine; Meredith Hamilton
ISBN: 1579121489 9781579121488
OCLC Number: 704551411
Notes: Compact disc.
Accompanied by bound book (96 p. : col. ill. ; 27 cm.), illustrated by Meredith Hamilton, which describes the orchestra and includes information on composers, instruments, and conductors.
Performer(s): Performers credits not included.
Description: 1 audio disc : digital ; 4 3/4 in. + book
Contents: Excerpts from: Ride of the Valkyries / Wagner --
Four seasons / Vivaldi --
Well-tempered clavier / Bach --
Symphony no. 101 or "The clock" / Haydn --
Eine kleine Nachtmusik / Mozart --
Fifth symphony ; Ninth symphony / Beethoven --
Sleeping beauty / Tchaikovsky --
Hungarian dance / Brahms --
Symphony no. 4 / Mahler --
Arabesque no. 1 / Debussy --
Rite of spring / Stravinsky --
Piano piece op. 33A / Schoenberg --
American in Paris / Gershwin --
Fanfare for the common man / Copland --
West Side story / Bernstein --
Symphony no. 4 / Tchaikovsky --
Sonata for violin and piano in A major / Franck --
Concerto for viola and orchestra / Bartok --
William Tell overture / Rossini --
Carnival of animals / Saint-Saëns --
Dance of the blessed spirits / Gluck --
Suite no. 2 for flute, strings and basso continuo / Bach --
Sinfonia in G major for two oboes / Albinoni --
Concerto for clarinet and orchestra / Mozart --
Bolero / Ravel --
Sorcerer's apprentice / Dukas --
Mother Goose suite / Ravel --
Concerto for trumpet in E flat / Haydn --
Horn concerto no. 1 / Mozart --
Pictures at an exhibition / Mussorgsky --
Carmen suite / Schedrin --
Symphony no. 7 / Mahler --
Peer Gynt / Grieg --
Nutcracker / Tchaikovsky --
Toccata and fugue in D minor / Bach --
Moonlight sonata / Beethoven --
Concerto champêtre / Poulenc.
Responsibility: [by Robert Levine].

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Eye-catching illustrations and photos, engaging text, and delightful musical selections on the accompanying 70-minute CD lead children on an exciting and educational tour through the instruments and  Read more...

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