The Story of Swan Lake

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The Story of Swan Lake

The Story of Swan Lake story and music CD or MP3 download
Music by Tchaikovsky
London Philharmonic Orchestra

"Incredible story and music version of Swan Lake- my kids are on the edge of their seats as they listen to this!" 
- S. Hadjes, on Pinterest

Swan Lake, Tchaikovsky’s greatest ballet score, is the tale of a prince who falls in love with a beautiful princess. The princess, however, has been turned into a swan by an evil magician, and only the prince’s love can break the spell. This narrated version of the classic tale for children is sure to delight all who love ballet and enchanting storytelling.

A 24-page activity book included with the CD contains a biography of Tchaikovsky, information on acoustic and electric guitars, sheet music and words for a sing-along song, explanation of major and minor keys, puzzles and more. MP3 download from Maestro Classics website includes a PDF of the activity bookletAges 5+ and families.

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1. The Story of Swan Lake

The story is set to the most famous music from this great ballet.

2. Tchaikovsky's Life

Learn about the life of Tchaikovsky, the most loved of all Russian composers.

3. Speed Metal Swan

World-famous guitarist Joe Stump transforms Tchaikovsky’s theme.

4. About the Music

Discover about the different popular dance music that the composer included.

5. “Tchaikovsky Wrote a Great Ballet”

A funny song to help remember the theme.

6. Want to Have Some Fun? Prepare to Perform

Time to get ready and sing.

7. “Tchaikovsky Wrote a Great Ballet” Sing-Along

A string quartet will accompany you.


Total Duration: 54:02 Minutes