Get 25% OFF Casey at the Bat CD & 24-Page Activity Booklet by Maestro Classics. Casey at the Bat, the classic baseball poem by Ernst Lawrence Thayer, joins Maestro Classics delightful Stories in Music™ series as the London Philharmonic, conductor Stephen Simon and narrator Yadu, create a magical listening experience.
“At last, two of my loves - baseball and classical music - united at last. This is a wonderful piece that the entire family will enjoy. Besides, they've got Casey wearing pinstripes.” – George M. Steinbrenner III, New York Yankees
When the Mudville Nine are almost certain to lose the game, Mighty Casey takes his turn at bat, and the fans hold their breath as each pitch is thrown. The upbeat, jazzy music performed by the London Philharmonic Orchestra is highlighted by cheering crowds, vendors hawking their wares, the cheers of spectators and the sounds of the ball being hit, which bring the story to life. The enclosed 24-page activity book contains the complete Ernst Lawrence Thayer poem, amazing facts about baseball, sheet music, games and puzzles!
Maestro Classics recordings are of the highest audio quality of any children’s music product available. In addition to the title track, each CD contains tons of extras including guest artists performing in different musical genres, the title track with and without narration and educational tracks with information on the composer, piece and musical score designed to increase listening skills in children and also adults. Free curriculum guides in math, science, music, art, language arts, history and geography accompany each CD and are available at: www.MaestroClassics.com/curriculum-guides