The Story Orchestra: The Magic Flute


Discover the sorcery of The Magic Flute in this musical retelling of the opera. Follow Prince Tamino on his quest to find Princess Pamina. Push the button on each page to hear the story come to life with music from Mozart.

As you and your little one journey through the magical scenes, you will hear 10 excerpts from the opera's music. At the back of the book, find a short biography of the composer, Mozart, with details about his composition of The Magic Flute. Next to this, you can replay the musical excerpts and, for each of them, read a discussion of the instruments, rhythms and musical techniques that make them so powerful. A glossary defines musical terms.

The Story Orchestra series brings classical music to life for children through gorgeously illustrated retellings of classic ballet and opera paired with 10-second sound clips of orchestras playing from their musical scores. The perfect primer to introduce children to classical music.

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Format: Hardback, 24 Pages
ISBN: 9780711260139
Size: 30  x 26 cm
Illustrated by: Jessica Courtney Tickle