Experience the Tortoise and the Hare story set to music by Grammy-nominated composer and conductor, Stephen Simon!
This educational and entertaining performance by the London Philharmonic Orchestra (the same orchestra that recorded the Oscar-winning score for The Lord of the Rings trilogy) breathes new life into this classic tale which will instantly become a favorite of yours and your students.
The MP3 includes educational tracks and a 24-page activity booklet with articles, games and puzzles to teach listener(s) about classical music. When used together, the recording and booklet become a classical music appreciation course which will improve listening skills and inspire children and adults alike.
1. The Tortoise and the Hare - The Classics fable is retold with music
2. About the Story - Learn about the story that is almost 2,000 years old.
3. Pretzel Vendor of Paris Song. This new song is in the French chanteuse style performed by a Dixieland Band!
4. About the Music - Discover how a composer creates a musical score.
5. Now That You Know a Little More...
You are invited to listen again and discover how much more you hear in the music.
6. Want to Have Some Fun? Prepare to Perform
Time to get ready to sing.
7. Pretzel Vendor of Paris Sing Along
Sing the song with a karaoke track. The words are the activity booklet.