Morning Classical playlist for 06/13/2011

Hannah Rubashkin
Artist Title Album Label Link
Britten, Benjamin The Young Person's Guide to the Orchestra: Variations and Fugue on a Theme by Purcell The BBC Symphony Orchestra, Andrew Davis (conductor) CD (Teldec 9031-73126-2)
Fish, Mark and Leaf, Manuel Ferdinand the Bull Nina Flyer (cello), Chie Nagatani (piano), David Ogden Stiers (narrator) CD (NPM LD 032)
Debussy, Claude Children's Corner Walter Gieseking (piano) LP (Angel 35067)
Debussy, Claude La Boîte a Joujoux Orchestre Symphonique de Montréal, Charles Dutoit (conductor) CD (London 444 386-2)
Ravel, Maurice The Mother Goose Suite arr. Mark Fish Nina Flyer (cello), Chie Nagatani (piano), David Ogden Steirs (narrator) CD (NPM LD 032)
Prokofiev, Sergei Peter and the Wolf Netherlands Philharmonic Radio Orchestra, Sean Connery (narrator) CD (Phase 4 444-104-2)

This morning's program focused on classical music inspired by childhood, written for children audiences, and composed for learning musicians. It included classics like Debussy's "Children's Corner" and new pieces like "Ferdinand the Bull."