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Mike Mulligan and His Steam Shovel
Music by Stephen Simon
Story by Virginia Lee Burton
London Philharmonic Orchestra
Virginia Lee Burton’s classic American children's book, a childhood favorite for generations, is brought to life with this beautiful new music for orchestra and Irish bagpipes. After Peter and the Wolf, this is the next musical work all children should know.
In the story, Mike Mulligan refuses to give up his aging steam shovel Mary Anne as they travel to find one last job together. A tale of loyalty and friendship, perseverance and good ideas, this musical CD won a Parents’ Choice GOLD award.
The 24-page activity book, included with the recording, contains biographies, sheet music, words to a sing-along song, information on featured instruments, games, and more. Ages 4+ and families.
Total Playing Time: 51:14