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The Resource Listen to the birds : an introduction to classical music, music selection and explanatory notes, Ana Gerhard ; illustrations, Cecilia Varela ; [translation from Spanish to English, Helène Roulston and Sabrina Diotalevi]

Listen to the birds : an introduction to classical music, music selection and explanatory notes, Ana Gerhard ; illustrations, Cecilia Varela ; [translation from Spanish to English, Helène Roulston and Sabrina Diotalevi]

Label
Listen to the birds : an introduction to classical music
Title
Listen to the birds
Title remainder
an introduction to classical music
Statement of responsibility
music selection and explanatory notes, Ana Gerhard ; illustrations, Cecilia Varela ; [translation from Spanish to English, Helène Roulston and Sabrina Diotalevi]
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
Summary
Provides an introduction to classical music, describing how birds have inspired composers throughout history, and includes a musical glossary and short biographies of the composers
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
YDXCP
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Gerhard, Ana
Illustrations
  • phonodisk
  • illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1973-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Varela, Cecilia
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Music appreciation
  • Birdsongs
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Listen to the birds : an introduction to classical music, music selection and explanatory notes, Ana Gerhard ; illustrations, Cecilia Varela ; [translation from Spanish to English, Helène Roulston and Sabrina Diotalevi]
Instantiates
Publication
Accompanying material
1 sound disc (26 min. : digital, CD audio ; 4 3/4 in.)
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
CD: The goldfinch / Antonio Vivaldi -- La primavera / Antonio Vivaldi -- The song of the birds / Clément Janequin -- Melancholy / Einojuhani Rautavaara -- The bird : (Peter and the wolf) / Sergueï Prokofiev -- Hens and roosters : (The carnival of animals) / Camille Saint-Saëns -- Aviary : (The carnival of animals) / Camille Saint-Saëns -- The swan : (The carnival of animals) / Camille Saint-Saëns -- Dance of the swans : (Swan Lake) / Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky -- Song for the lark : (The seasons -- album for children) / Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky -- The lark ascending / Ralph Vaughan Williams -- Ballet of the unhatched chicks / Modest Mussorgsky -- Toccata con lo scherzo del cucco / Bernardo Pasquini -- The cuckoo and the nightingale / George Frideric Handel -- The robin / Olivier Messiaen -- Papgeno and Papagena : (The magic flute) / Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart -- Piano concerto no 17 / Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart -- The raven / Franz Schubert -- Dance of the firebird / Igor Stravinsky -- Toy symphony / Leopold Mozart
Dimensions
21 cm. +
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
1 v. (unpaged)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9782923163895
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Other physical details
ill. (chiefly col.)
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)815825022
  • (OCoLC)ocn815825022
  • 677637
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
Listen to the birds : an introduction to classical music, music selection and explanatory notes, Ana Gerhard ; illustrations, Cecilia Varela ; [translation from Spanish to English, Helène Roulston and Sabrina Diotalevi]
Publication
Accompanying material
1 sound disc (26 min. : digital, CD audio ; 4 3/4 in.)
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
CD: The goldfinch / Antonio Vivaldi -- La primavera / Antonio Vivaldi -- The song of the birds / Clément Janequin -- Melancholy / Einojuhani Rautavaara -- The bird : (Peter and the wolf) / Sergueï Prokofiev -- Hens and roosters : (The carnival of animals) / Camille Saint-Saëns -- Aviary : (The carnival of animals) / Camille Saint-Saëns -- The swan : (The carnival of animals) / Camille Saint-Saëns -- Dance of the swans : (Swan Lake) / Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky -- Song for the lark : (The seasons -- album for children) / Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky -- The lark ascending / Ralph Vaughan Williams -- Ballet of the unhatched chicks / Modest Mussorgsky -- Toccata con lo scherzo del cucco / Bernardo Pasquini -- The cuckoo and the nightingale / George Frideric Handel -- The robin / Olivier Messiaen -- Papgeno and Papagena : (The magic flute) / Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart -- Piano concerto no 17 / Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart -- The raven / Franz Schubert -- Dance of the firebird / Igor Stravinsky -- Toy symphony / Leopold Mozart
Dimensions
21 cm. +
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
1 v. (unpaged)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9782923163895
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Other physical details
ill. (chiefly col.)
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)815825022
  • (OCoLC)ocn815825022
  • 677637
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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