1 800 222 6872

Journey Around the World / Classical Clubhouse

Audio Samples

>Copland, Aaron : Rodeo
>     Hoe-Down
>Anonymous, Mexican : La Cucaracha
>Albéniz, Isaac : Suite española no 1, Op. 47
>     3. Sevilla
>Benjamin, Arthur : Jamaican Rumba
>Rachmaninov, Sergei : Two Pieces, Op. 2
>     no 2. Oriental Dance
>Borodin, Alexander : In the steppes of central Asia
>Grainger, Percy : Country Gardens
>Berlioz, Hector : The Damnation of Faust, Op. 24
>     Hungarian March
>Debussy, Claude : Clair de lune (Suite bergamasque)
>Respighi, Ottorino : Ancient Airs and Dances
>     Siciliana
>Sibelius, Jean : Finlandia, Op. 26
>Strauss II (Junior), Johann : An der schonen, blauen Donau, Op. 314
>Smetana, Bedrich : Ma vlast
>     112/2

Album Summary

>Copland, Aaron : Rodeo
>Anonymous, Mexican : La Cucaracha
>Albéniz, Isaac : Suite española no 1, Op. 47
>Benjamin, Arthur : Jamaican Rumba
>Rachmaninov, Sergei : Two Pieces, Op. 2
>Borodin, Alexander : In the steppes of central Asia
>Grainger, Percy : Country Gardens
>Berlioz, Hector : The Damnation of Faust, Op. 24
>Debussy, Claude : Clair de lune (Suite bergamasque)
>Respighi, Ottorino : Ancient Airs and Dances
>Sibelius, Jean : Finlandia, Op. 26
>Strauss II (Junior), Johann : An der schonen, blauen Donau, Op. 314
>Smetana, Bedrich : Ma vlast
Performers Conductors Ensemble
  • >
Composers

Notes & Reviews:

Classical Music doesn't get much more exciting than this! With the help of wonderful music (some familiar, some new) this collection encourages children to experience the fantastic array of world music styles and colorful portrayals of foreign lands in Classical Music. Featuring music from Debussy, Johann Strauss II, Copland and many others this selection will have kids thrilled with recreations of the American Wild West, learning the Jamaican Rumba, waltzing in Vienna and exploring the Steppes of Central Asia! A fully illustrated 44 page booklet presents an adventure-filled journey around the world challenging the reader to listen, see and recreate the wonders of the countries they visit.



Reviews

There are currently no reviews, be the first one!
Login or Create an Account to write a review
 

Also Purchased



Previous


Next


Works Details

>Copland, Aaron : Rodeo :: Hoe-Down
  • Conductor: Leonard Slatkin
  • Running Time: 4 min. 15 sec.
  • Period Time: Modern
  • Written: 1942

>Anonymous, Mexican : La Cucaracha
  • Performer: Gabriela Montero (Piano)
  • Running Time: 6 min. 8 sec.
  • Period Time: Baroque

>Isaac Albéniz (Composer) (1860 - 1909) : Suite española no 1, Op. 47 :: 3. Sevilla
  • Performer: Julian Byzantine (Guitar)
  • Running Time: 5 min. 18 sec.
  • Period Time: Post Romantic
  • Written: 1886

>Benjamin, Arthur : Jamaican Rumba
  • Performer: Larry Adler (Harmonica)
  • Conductor: Eric Robinson
  • Notes: Composition written: 1938.
  • Running Time: 2 min. 14 sec.
  • Period Time: Modern
  • Written: 1938

>Rachmaninov, Sergei : Two Pieces, Op. 2 :: no 2. Oriental Dance
  • Performers: Truls Truls Mork (Cello); Jean-Yves Thibaudet (Piano)
  • Running Time: 6 min. 22 sec.
  • Period Time: Post Romantic
  • Written: 1892

>Borodin, Alexander : In the steppes of central Asia
  • Conductor: André Cluytens
  • Notes: Composition written: 1880.
  • Running Time: 6 min. 42 sec.
  • Period Time: Romantic
  • Form: Orchestral
  • Written: 1880

>Grainger, Percy : Country Gardens
  • Conductor: Vivian Dunn
  • Notes: Composition written: 1908-18.
  • Running Time: 2 min. 13 sec.
  • Period Time: Post Romantic
  • Written: 1908-1918

>Berlioz, Hector : The Damnation of Faust, Op. 24 :: Hungarian March
  • Conductor: Herbert Karajan
  • Running Time: 4 min. 15 sec.
  • Period Time: Romantic
  • Form: Opera/Operetta
  • Written: 11/1845-10/1846

>Debussy, Claude : Clair de lune (Suite bergamasque)
  • Performer: Moura Lympany (Piano)
  • Running Time: 4 min. 56 sec.
  • Period Time: Post Romantic
  • Written: 1890-1905

>Respighi, Ottorino : Ancient Airs and Dances :: Siciliana
  • Conductor: Sir Marriner
  • Running Time: 3 min. 43 sec.
  • Period Time: Post Romantic
  • Written: 1931

>Sibelius, Jean : Finlandia, Op. 26
  • Conductor: John Barbirolli
  • Running Time: 8 min. 27 sec.
  • Period Time: Post Romantic
  • Form: Orchestral
  • Written: 1900

>Strauss II (Junior), Johann : An der schönen, blauen Donau, Op. 314
  • Conductor: Herbert Karajan
  • Running Time: 10 min. 24 sec.
  • Period Time: Romantic
  • Form: Waltz
  • Written: 1867

>Smetana, Bedrich : Má vlast :: 112/2
  • Conductor: Mariss Jansons
  • Running Time: 12 min. 6 sec.
  • Period Time: Post Romantic
  • Written: 1874