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 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.

The Orchestra

The Orchestra
Author : Richard Spilsbury
Publisher : A+ Books
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.

Tampa Bay Magazine

Tampa Bay Magazine
Author :
Publisher :
Total Pages : 124
Release : 1993-11
ISBN 10 :
ISBN 13 :
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Tampa Bay Magazine Book Description:

Tampa Bay Magazine is the area's lifestyle magazine. For over 25 years it has been featuring the places, people and pleasures of Tampa Bay Florida, that includes Tampa, Clearwater and St. Petersburg. You won't know Tampa Bay until you read Tampa Bay Magazine.

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.

A Child s Introduction to the Nutcracker

A Child s Introduction to the Nutcracker
Author : Heather Alexander
Publisher : Hachette UK
Total Pages : 269
Release : 2021-10-26
ISBN 10 : 9780762475131
ISBN 13 : 0762475137
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

A Child s Introduction to the Nutcracker Book Description:

Ballet enthusiasts of all ages will delight in the magical story of The Nutcracker and the magnificent ballet it inspired in this enchanted book packed with colorful illustrations, fun facts, history, music, and the love of dance. Whether The Nutcracker is your first ballet experience or you’re already a master dancer, everything you love and want to know about this special, sugar-spun, snow-dusted ballet can be found in these delightful pages. Follow The Nutcracker as it makes its way from page to stage to become the world’s most popular holiday ballet. Learn all about the dazzling steps, spins, and jumps choreographed by Petipa, Ivanov, and Balanchine, and meet the famed composer Tchaikovsky. Special sections highlight some of the most famous dancers and companies that have brought the performance and the magic of this ballet to life. Packed with charming illustrations showcasing the beautiful costumes and lavish sets, plus removable poster for you to color, A Child’s Introduction to the Nutcracker lets you to enjoy this magical ballet all year round!

Television Specials

Television Specials
Author : Vincent Terrace
Publisher : McFarland
Total Pages : 488
Release : 2013-06-19
ISBN 10 : 9780786474448
ISBN 13 : 0786474440
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Television Specials Book Description:

This is a complete revision of the author's 1993 McFarland book Television Specials that not only updates entries contained within that edition, but adds numerous programs not previously covered, including beauty pageants, parades, awards programs, Broadway and opera adaptations, musicals produced especially for television, holiday specials (e.g., Christmas and New Year's Eve), the early 1936-1947 experimental specials, honors specials. In short, this is a reference work to 5,336 programs--the most complete source for television specials ever published.

Story Orchestra in the Hall of the Mountain King

Story Orchestra  in the Hall of the Mountain King
Author : Hattie Grylls
Publisher : Frances Lincoln Children's Books
Total Pages : 0
Release : 2022-10-04
ISBN 10 : 0711271976
ISBN 13 : 9780711271975
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Story Orchestra in the Hall of the Mountain King Book Description:

Discover the spellbinding magic of The Mountain King in this musical retelling of Peer Gynt--push the button on each beautiful scene to hear the vivid sound of an orchestra playing from Grieg's score. This tale of a boy's adventure through the valleys and mountains of the Norwegian countryside begins at a wedding feast far, far away. Peer Gynt is bored and he's longing for adventure. After sneaking off from the party, he finds himself at a peaceful lake where he meets some dairy people. When he lies about his escapades riding reindeer through the sky, they dare him to go to the lair of the Mountain King, the king of the trolls. The king's halls are dark and spooky, and it isn't long before Peer is captured. How will he escape? And will he learn the importance of humility and the value of friends? As you and your little one journey through the magical scenes, you will press the buttons to hear 10 excerpts from the score. Readers should press firmly on the pages to activate the sounds, encouraging interactive learning and introducing children to this beautiful piece of music. At the back of the book, find a short biography of the composer, Edvard Grieg, with details about his composition of Peer Gynt. 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. Also available from the Story Orchestra series: The Magic Flute, I Can Play (vol 1), Carnival of the Animals, 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 the 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.