Get 25% OFF The Carnival of the Animals CD & 24-Page Activity Booklet by Maestro Classics.
Lions roar, elephants dance, roosters whistle, and fossils clatter. A brilliant new child-friendly recording of Carnival of the Animals featuring the London Philharmonic Orchestra, that will delight children and adults alike. Enjoy the music, learn about the composer, sing a song... Over an hour of musical fun!
The enclosed 24-page activity book includes a biography on Camille Saint-Saëns, sheet music and lyrics for the Au Clair de la Lune sing-a-long and the Ogden Nash verses beautifully illustrated by Anne Wildsorf.
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
This recording is a treasure. There's lots to listen to for car trips, naps, or just for the pleasure of listening. There are plenty of teachable moments as well. If your kids (or you) haven't had the chance to get to know classical music before, this very accessible recording is a wonderful starting point.
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Stories in Music™ is the new classical music series for children and families. Produced by Maestro Classics™ (formerly Magic Maestro Music ®), this series of works for narrator and symphony orchestra features new, sophisticated performances with the London Philharmonic Orchestra and child-friendly, fun-filled stories and musical explanations. Educational for adults and children alike, this series grew out of family concerts created by conductor Stephen Simon and his wife, music educator/executive producer Bonnie Ward Simon, and premiered at the Kennedy Center in Washington, DC. Rave reviews nationwide and numerous top awards have greeted this unique series of classical music CDs for kids with its signature format.