The Story Orchestra Swan Lake

This tale of a prince, a beautiful swan princess and an evil sorcerer begins in a woodland clearing far, far away. It is Prince Siegfried’s 21st birthday.

Author: Katy Flint

Publisher: Frances Lincoln Children's Books

ISBN: 071124152X

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 24

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Discover the spellbinding magic of Swan Lake in this musical retelling of the ballet – push the button on each beautiful scene to hear the vivid sound of an orchestra playing from Tchaikovsky’s score. This tale of a prince, a beautiful swan princess and an evil sorcerer begins in a woodland clearing far, far away. It is Prince Siegfried’s 21st birthday. He is playing games with his friends when his mother, the Queen, arrives to tell him he needs to stop having fun and start looking after the kingdom. Prince Siegfried dreams of running away. He follows an enchanting flock of swans to a clearing by a lake, where four of the little cygnets begin to dance. The most beautiful swan transforms into the Princess Odette, who tells him that she has been cursed to turn into a swan by day and return to her natural form at night by the evil sorcerer Von Rothbart. As the prince and Odette dance, they begin to fall in love. The story follows Prince Siegfried as he attends his birthday party, is tricked into proposing to Von Rothbart’s daughter Odile and returns to the lake to battle the evil sorcerer. Will the prince be reunited with his swan princess? As you and your little one journey through the magical scenes, you will press the buttons to hear 10 excerpts from the ballet’s music. At the back of the book, find a short biography of the composer, Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky, with details about his composition of Swan Lake. Next to this, you can replay the musical excerpts and, for each of them, read a discussion of the instruments, rhythms and musical techniques that make them so powerful. A glossary defines musical terms. The Story Orchestra series brings classical music to life for children through gorgeously illustrated retellings of classic ballet stories paired with 10-second sound clips of orchestras playing from their musical scores. Manufacturer's note: please pull the white tab out of the back of the book before use. Sound buttons require a firm push in exact location to work, which may be hard for young children. All sound clips are 10 seconds long.

Story Orchestra I Can Play Vol 1

From the creators of The Story Orchestra series, comes this new first piano book! Press the keys to learn 8 famous classical tunes from the story books. I Can Play anything with this simple method that the youngest child can learn.

Author: Katy Flint

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ISBN: 9780711264915

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Page: 16

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From the creators of The Story Orchestra series, comes this new first piano book! Press the keys to learn 8 famous classical tunes from the story books. I Can Play anything with this simple method that the youngest child can learn. Colour and shape codes correspond to the 17 keys, so you can learn easy 8-bar, one-finger melodies. With story cues and all the favorite characters from the series to add visual interest. I Can Play: The Dance of the Sugar Plum Fairy The Dance of the Reed Flutes Flight of the Swans Dance of the Cygnets Royal March of the Lions The Elephant The Swan Spring Dawn Chorus

The Story Orchestra Sleeping Beauty

Manufacturer's note: please pull the white tab out of the back of the book before use. Sound buttons require a firm push in exact location to work, which may be hard for young children. All sound clips are 10 seconds long.

Author: Jessica Courtney Tickle

Publisher: Frances Lincoln Children's Bks

ISBN: 9781786030931

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 24

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In this retelling of the classic ballet story, bring Tchaikovsky's Sleeping Beauty to life by pressing the musical notes on each page. Join the King and Queen as they throw a party for their new baby, Princess Aurora. But when a terrible guest arrives and places a curse on princess, the kingdom must find the one special person who can defeat it... Read the story and then turn to the back of the book to read about the music clips. The third title in the Story Orchestra series, following on from The Four Seasons, and The Nutcracker, is for readers 5 and up.

Story Orchestra The Magic Flute

Also available from the series: I Can Play (vol 1), Carnival of the Animals, Swan Lake, The Sleeping Beauty, The Nutcracker, and Four Seasons in One Day. Manufacturer's note: please pull the white tab out of the back of the book before use.

Author: Katy Flint

Publisher: Frances Lincoln Children's Books

ISBN: 9780711260139

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Page: 24

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Discover the sorcery of The Magic Flute in this musical retelling of the opera--push the button on each beautiful scene to hear the vivid sound of an orchestra playing, and singers singing, from Mozart's score. This tale of a prince, a princess, and a magic flute begins in a mountain ridge between two magical lands. Prince Tamino enters, chased by a dragon, but three brave mountain rangers gallop past on horseback to rescue him. His cowardly friend Papageno comes out from his hiding place and they revive the prince. The rangers ask for one favor in return. Their boss, the Queen of the Night, asks Prince Tamino to rescue her daughter, Princess Pamina, from the evil Sun King. She gives Tamino a magic flute and Papageno some magic bells to help them. The story follows Prince Tamino as he breaks into the Sun King's palace, charms the court with his magic flute, and gets caught by the guards. Will the prince escape with the princess? As you and your little one journey through the magical scenes, you will press the buttons to hear 10 excerpts from the opera's music. At the back of the book, find a short biography of the composer, Mozart, with details about his composition of The Magic Flute. Next to this, you can replay the musical excerpts and, for each of them, read a discussion of the instruments, rhythms, and musical techniques that make them so powerful. A glossary defines musical terms. The Story Orchestra series brings classical music to life for children through gorgeously illustrated retellings of classic ballet, opera, and program music stories paired with 10-second sound clips of orchestras playing from their musical scores. With The Story Orchestra keyboard sound books, children can play the famous melodies themselves with the sound of a real grand piano. Also available from the series: I Can Play (vol 1), Carnival of the Animals, Swan Lake, The Sleeping Beauty, The Nutcracker, and Four Seasons in One Day. Manufacturer's note: please pull the white tab out of the back of the book before use. Sound buttons require a firm push in exact location to work, which may be hard for young children. All sound clips are 10 seconds long. The perfect primer to introduce children to classical music.

The Story Orchestra Carnival of the Animals

The brothers run away from the chaos in the museum and collapse, out of breath
but laughing, by a peaceful lake. They hear music in the distance, as a graceful
swan paddles by. “I like it here but I think we should go home soon,” Thomas ...

Author: Katy Flint

Publisher: Frances Lincoln Children's Books

ISBN: 0711249520

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 24

View: 269

The next title in this best-selling sound series reimagines Carnival of the Animals, one of the most famous suites of music for children, by Camille Saint-Saens.

The Classic FM Family Music Box

RECOMMENDED RECORDING Orchestra: Royal Philharmonic Orchestra Album
: The Classics You Know Label: Classic FM ... A SAD TALE TOLD THROUGH
BEAUTIFUL MUSIC His ballet Swan Lake tells the story of Prince Siegfried and ...

Author: Tim Lihoreau

Publisher: White Lion Publishing

ISBN: 1781318077

Category: Music

Page: 144

View: 537

The Classic FM Family Music Boxis the perfect introduction to the world of classical music. Featuring beautiful hand-drawn illustrations and 8 sound-chip buttons that play short bursts of iconic pieces of music, this unique book brings to life some of the greatest composers throughout history. Readers will be introduced to the genius of legendary artists such as Mozart, Bach, Beethoven, Brahms, Elgar, Handel, Verdi, Vivaldi and Strauss, and will experience their lives, inspirations and music as never before. In addition to high-quality sound chips, a unique QR code allows access to a bespoke landing page on Classic FM's website allowing readers to listen to full versions of the music featured in the book.

When Swan Lake Comes to Sarajevo

With photographs, this work builds a mosaic that provides a visceral introduction to an unfamiliar world where people simply want to 'live a normal life'.

Author: Ruth Waterman

Publisher: Canterbury Press Norwich

ISBN:

Category: Bosnia and Hercegovina

Page: 221

View: 285

Gives one woman's account of her experiences in the new country of Bosnia as guest conductor of a remarkable little orchestra, the Mostar Sinfonietta, which has been featured on the BBC. With photographs, this work builds a mosaic that provides a visceral introduction to an unfamiliar world where people simply want to 'live a normal life'.

International Who s who in Music and Musicians Directory

... Orchestra , 1968 - 70 ; Music Director , San Diego Symphony Orchestra , Music
Director , La Jolla Chamber Music ... with Royal Opera House Orchestra , Swan
Lake , The Nutcracker and Sleeping Beauty ; Ivan Susanin by Glinka ; The Story ...

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International Who s who in Classical Music

Compositions include : Orchestra : Yellan , 1981 , Event , 1985 , Il Visconte
Dimezzato , 1994 ; Concertos : Konzert , 1983 ... Royal Opera House Orchestra ,
Swan Lake , The Nutcracker and Sleeping Beauty ; Ivan Susanin by Glinka ; The
Story ...

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Category: Music

Page: 980

View: 799


Gramophone

Definitely the most popular ballet ever written , Tchaikovsky ' s Swan Lake is well
known to everyone . ... Pons / Alberto Rinaldi / Florindo Andreolli Orchestra e
Coro del Teatro alla Scala / Georges Prêtre Based on a production of these two
seemingly inseparable operas at La Scala ... Two timeless stories of love ,
honour , justice and violence , captured on just one DVD - a highlight for every
opera lover .

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LIFE

And your understanding of the music is enriched by a sumptuous 60-page
companion book— lavishly illustrated in full color with paintings by Degas,
Renoir, Manet and other masters of ... Tchaikovsky's "Romeo and Juliet" and "
Swan Lake".

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Page: 98

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LIFE Magazine is the treasured photographic magazine that chronicled the 20th Century. It now lives on at LIFE.com, the largest, most amazing collection of professional photography on the internet. Users can browse, search and view photos of today’s people and events. They have free access to share, print and post images for personal use.

Ballet Today

A landmark in the history of Soviet choreography , to my mind is his third ballet of
those years , Youth , whose heroes are Soviet young girls and men . The ballet's
... Both the story and the expressive music show that contemporaneity can be
translated into the language of the classical dance . ... This Italian composer was
orchestra conductor at the Maryinsky Imperial Theatre for many years . Fyodor ...

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Category: Ballet

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Music Books on Music and Sound Recordings

Author: Library of Congress

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Category: Music

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The Story of One Hundred Symphonic Favorites

Nutcracker Suite , Op . 71 - a London Philharmonic Orchestra , conducted by
Eugene Goossens . Three 12 " discs ( 6 sides ) in Set v - G5 . Also suggested :
Swan Lake Ballet - Excerpts , Op . 20 . Lon . don Philharmonic Orchestra ,
conducted ...

Author: Paul Grabbe

Publisher: New York : Grosset & Dunlap

ISBN:

Category: Composers

Page: 300

View: 758


RCA Victor Record Review

PETER TCHAIKOVSKY : THE SWAN LAKE ( A Ballet - Story ) St. Louis
Symphony Orchestra Vladimir Golschmann , Conductor MUSICAL
MASTERPIECE ALBUM M / DM - 1028 Five 12 " RCA Victor Records $ 5.75 List
Price A Anton Dolin and ...

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The Bookmark

The story of Billy is related to a bigger picture , the settlement of the West . The
ballet is valid Americana . Rodeo is a boy - meets - girl love story . Morton Gould
and his orchestra play both ballets . Sleeping Beauty Ballet - Peter Chaikovskii .

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Category: Best books

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The Story of 25 Years of BBC Television

When it came to the final rehearsal he noticed that only one solitary member of
the orchestra , a flautist , had attended ... Music For You " ( his own title and his
greatest success ) ; Swan Lake ; “ This is Your Life ” ; “ Ask Pickles ” ; “ The Dave
 ...

Author: Gordon Ross

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Category: British Broadcasting Corporation

Page: 224

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Our World of Music

The Story of A Ballet The Operas of Gilbert and Sullivan Sir Arthur Sullivan (. Unit
J— RUSSIAN COMPOSERS LESSON 23 SWAN LAKE TSCHAIKOWSKY A
ballet is a dance for the theater instead of the ... The orchestra provides the music
.

Author: Frederic Fay Swift

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Category: Music

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Hifi stereo Review

The story here is that Rodzinski was not satisfied with the Swan Lake
performance and didn ' t feel like doing it over , but ... were both rechristened "
Otto Schneider , " while the Hewitt Chamber Orchestra ( in pieces by Couperin
and Corrette ) ...

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Saturday Review

For Young Listeners : Christmas '61 C American VHILDREN's records , like
issues Stories With and Without Music in other fields ... competes with the spoken
Joseph Cooper and the Sinfonia of London Wonderland 1443 Instruments of the
Orchestra : word . ... in a dual A Child's Introduction to Moira Shearer with the
Sinfonia of London , Wonderland 1439 Ballet- " Swan Lake " and appeal is
Danny Kaye .

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