The Nutcracker

The Nutcracker
Author : Jessica Courtney-Tickle
Publisher : Frances Lincoln Children's Bks
Total Pages : 24
Release : 2017-10-05
ISBN 10 : 1786030683
ISBN 13 : 9781786030689
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

The Nutcracker Book Description:

Follow Clara on a magical Christmas adventure in this retelling of the classic ballet story. Watch the Nutcracker battle the Mouse King, meet the Sugar Plum Fairy and journey to the Land of Sweets, where wonder and excitement await... Including music from: 'The Dance of the Reed Flutes', 'The Waltz of Flowers' and 'The Dance of the Sugar Plum Fairy'.

The Story Orchestra

The Story Orchestra
Author : Katy Flint
Publisher :
Total Pages : 20
Release : 2017
ISBN 10 : OCLC:1136149414
ISBN 13 :
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

The Story Orchestra Book Description:

Follow Clara on a magical Christmas adventure in this retelling of the classic ballet story. Watch the Nutcracker battle the Mouse King, meet the Sugar Plum Fairy and journey to the Land of Sweets, where wonder and excitement await. Including music from: 'The Dance of the Reed Flutes', 'The Waltz of Flowers' and 'The Dance of the Sugar Plum Fairy'.

The Story Orchestra Sleeping Beauty

The Story Orchestra  Sleeping Beauty
Author : Jessica Courtney Tickle
Publisher : Frances Lincoln Children's Bks
Total Pages : 24
Release : 2018-10-04
ISBN 10 : 1786030934
ISBN 13 : 9781786030931
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

The Story Orchestra Sleeping Beauty Book Description:

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.

The Story Orchestra Swan Lake

The Story Orchestra  Swan Lake
Author : Katy Flint
Publisher : Frances Lincoln Children's Books
Total Pages : 24
Release : 2019-10-01
ISBN 10 : 9780711241503
ISBN 13 : 0711241503
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

The Story Orchestra Swan Lake Book Description:

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.

Four Seasons in One Day

Four Seasons in One Day
Author :
Publisher : Frances Lincoln Children's Bks
Total Pages : 24
Release : 2016-10-04
ISBN 10 : 1847808778
ISBN 13 : 9781847808776
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Four Seasons in One Day Book Description:

Follow a little girl called Isabelle and her dog, Pickle, as they travel through the four seasons in one day. Accompanied by pieces from Vivaldi's Four Seasons, this first title in a series of sound books that bring classical music to life for young children.

The Story Orchestra Carnival of the Animals

The Story Orchestra  Carnival of the Animals
Author : Katy Flint
Publisher : Frances Lincoln Children's Books
Total Pages : 24
Release : 2020-09-29
ISBN 10 : 9780711249523
ISBN 13 : 0711249520
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

The Story Orchestra Carnival of the Animals Book Description:

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 Story Orchestra Swan Lake

The Story Orchestra  Swan Lake
Author : Katy Flint
Publisher : Frances Lincoln Children's Books
Total Pages : 24
Release : 2019-10-01
ISBN 10 : 9780711241527
ISBN 13 : 071124152X
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

The Story Orchestra Swan Lake Book Description:

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.

The Orchestra

The Orchestra
Author : Richard Spilsbury
Publisher :
Total Pages : 32
Release : 2019-09-05
ISBN 10 : 9781474749329
ISBN 13 : 1474749321
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

The Orchestra Book Description:

What instruments make up an orchestra? What does the conductor do? How are orchestras different around the world? Discover all the answers, along with famous composers, in this engaging and easy-to-access book. The lively text is illustrated by lots of photographs, showing all the components of the orchestra and more.

The Nutcracker Suite Late Elementary Early Intermediate

The Nutcracker Suite  Late Elementary Early Intermediate
Author : Peter Tchaikovsky
Publisher : Alfred Publishing Company
Total Pages : 20
Release : 1996-08-01
ISBN 10 : 0739022989
ISBN 13 : 9780739022986
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

The Nutcracker Suite Late Elementary Early Intermediate Book Description:

This volume includes some of the most favorite selections from the ballet, including "Russian Dance," "Dance of the Sugarplum Fairy" and "Waltz of the Flowers." The story of "The Nutcracker" is provided to help players musically recreate scenes from this classic ballet. Bound to be popular with almost any student!