Juanita The Spanish Lobster

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“Parents will definitely get a kick out of the high level of quality music, dynamic storytelling and multifaceted tongue-in-cheek humor.  This one earns a gold medal among us.”

– CD Baby review

Juanita The Spanish Lobster

Juanita the Spanish Lobster story and music CD or MP3 download
Music by David Haslam • Story by Johnny Morris
London Philharmonic Orchestra

Parents will definitely get a kick out of the high level of quality music, dynamic storytelling and multifaceted tongue-in-cheek humor. This one earns a gold medal among us." - Tamara Turner

This new musical work from England combines flamenco guitar music with bel canto opera, poking fun at both, while telling a delightful story. The music of this tale invites you to not only have fun listening but also to learn and sing along.

You’ll get a kick out of the high level of quality music performed by the London Philharmonic Orchestra, the dynamic storytelling and the multifaceted tongue-in-cheek humor. Fun for all!

A 24-page activity book, included with the CD, contains biographies, sheet music and words for an Elvis-style sing-along song, information on Flamenco and castanets, amazing facts about lobsters, and games. MP3 download from Maestro Classics website includes a PDF of the activity booklet.

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Ages 5+ and families. 

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Time
1. Juanita the Spanish Lobster

The story begins with Spanish-sounding music, using tambourines and castanets.

16:48
2. Behind the Scenes

Learn how a British BBC TV star created Juanita with his conductor friend David Haslam.

2:27
3. “O Juanita” à la Elvis

Caradoc’s love song is transformed into an Elvis-style rock ‘n’ roll song.

2:39
4. From the Podium

Learn about flamenco music and bel canto opera.

10:21
5. Now That You Know a Little More...

You are invited to listen again and see how much more you hear in the music.

16:47
6. Want to Have Some Fun?

Get ready to stand up and do your Elvis imitation.

0:50
7/8. “O Juanita” Sing-Along Accompaniment

Sing along with the Elvis back-up band. The words are in the program book.

2:46

Total Duration: 55:13 Minutes