Just the CD with Peter Ustinov’s dramatic reading, accompanied by the Toronto Philharmonia Orchestra. Ustinov describes what makes sounds, notes and melodies, as well as intensities and feelings in music. Then he highlights each instrument with a solo excerpt from a classical composition. An appealing introduction to classical music in general and the voices of the orchestral instruments.
CD has 11 sections with excerpts from more than 25 great classical compositions. Parents’ Choice Gold Seal Award Winner
and an ALA Notable Recording
. Ages 3 to 7. Tracks listed below