Music for Children


© 2006 London Philharmonic Orchestra Ltd

℗ 2006 London Philharmonic Orchestra Ltd

Recorded at Abbey Road Studio 1 on 6 & 7 May 2006

Publisher: Faber Music Ltd (The Snowman), Josef Wienberger Ltd (The Three
Little Pigs; Little Red Riding Hood)

Released November 2006

CD: Music for Children

Stories for children by Roald Dahl and Raymond Briggs, set to music by Paul Patterson and Howard Blake

Paul Patterson

Little Red Riding Hood (edited version)
Adapted from Roald Dahl’s ‘Revolting Rhymes’ by Donald Sturrock

The Three Little Pigs
Text by Roald Dahl and Donald Sturrock

Howard Blake 

The Snowman
Music and words by Howard Blake, based on the book by Raymond Briggs

Chris Jarvis narrator
Sam Oliver treble
David Parry conductor
London Philharmonic Orchestra
Pieter Schoeman leader

This disc of modern classics for children will huff, puff and bring the house down! Narrator Chris Jarvis and the London Philharmonic Orchestra bring to life a snowman, three pigs, two wolves and Little Red Riding Hood in fabulous music by Paul Patterson and Howard Blake.

Chris Jarvis is a regular guest presenter at the London Philharmonic Orchestra’s FUNharmonics family concerts at London’s Southbank Centre.

Howard Blake’s Christmas classic The Snowman includes the song ‘Walking in the Air’. The delightful children’s book by Raymond Briggs is brought to life through music and narration on this CD from the London Philharmonic Orchestra.

Paul Patterson’s witty settings of two of Roald Dahl’s retellings of fairy stories will delight children young and old.

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