Magic Maestro Music presents the delightfully entertaining story of a lady lobster who wants to go to the land. David Haslam's passionate and spirited music, combining flamenco and operatic parody, heightens the story's themes of determination and individuality. Discussions about the music with conductor Stephen Simon, and a 1950's Elvis-style "O Juanita!" sing-along song make this an unforgettable CD for children ages 6+ and their families.
1. Juanita the Spanish Lobster
2. About the Story by Bonnie Ward Simon
3. O Juanita a la Elvis, arranged Steven Simon
4. About the Music by Stephen Simon, conductor.
5. Now That You Know a Little More: One more time Juanita, the Spanish Lobster
6. Want to Have Some Fun? Prepare to Perform: by Bonnie Ward Simon.
7 & 8. O Juanita a la Elvis. Accompaniment Only by The Mike Mulligan Jazz Trio.
Catalog ID: RCLONDJUANICDJuanita the Spanish Lobster
Juanita is bored living under the sea, but she soon discovers that going to the land in a lobster trap is not such a good idea. Delightful orchestra music, with flamenco and opera styles, accompanies the story.
Classical Music with Stories: CDs for children and their families
Maestro Classics CDs are magical stories with music by the superb London Philharmonic Orchestra, plus educational tracks about the music, composers' lives, and more.
- OTHER STORIES IN THIS SERIES::
- Carnival of the Animals
- The Tortoise and the Hare
- The Story of Swan Lake
- The Sorceror's Apprentice
- The Soldier's Tale
- Peter and the Wolf
- My Name is Handel
- Mike Mulligan and his Steam Shovel
- Casey at the Bat