This amazing album features the Grammy Award winning Peter & The Wolf story read by Peter Ustinov. The perfection of Prokofiev's music, the brilliance of Von Karajan and his orchestra's performance and the sublime narration of the story by Ustinov will enchant children and is an ideal introduction to classical music.
Award winning actress Beatrice Lillie's whimsical narration of Camille Saint-Saens' Carnival of the Animals, a delightful introduction to a menagerie of animals and their musical interpretation by The London Symphony Orchestra.
1. Peter & The Wolf - Prokofiev (narrated by Peter Ustinov). 2. Carnival of the Animals - Saint-SaŽns (narrated by Beatrice Lillie)
CD2: Playing classical music to newly born babies and infants can stimulate creativity, enhance memory development, induce sleep/relaxation, improve auditory and emotional awareness and moderate heartbeat, blood pressure and body temperature. These simplistic versions of great classical masterpieces will become favourites with babies and infants and are an ideal introduction to the benefits and joy of classical music.
1. Beethoven - Moonlight Sonata. 2. Tchaikovsky - Nutcracker Waltz. 3. Mozart - Eine Kleine Nachtmusik. 4. Haydn - Cello Concerto. 5. Schumann - The Happy Farmer. 6. Mendelssohn - Ballet De Champs Elysses. 7. Debussy - The Little Shepherd. 8. Haydn - Piano Song. 9. Rameau - Bird Calls. 10. Schumann - Pleading Child Opus 15. 11. Dukas - The Sorcerer's Apprentice.
Total playing time 1. 58 minutes. 2. 57 minutes. Digital stereo recording GJ3776
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