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Pincus and the pig : a Klezmer tale.

Shirim Klezmer Orchestra. (Author). Sendak, Maurice. (Added Author). Prokofiev, Sergey, 1891-1953 Peti͡a i volk. (Added Author). Dickson, Glenn. (Added Author). Harris, David. (Added Author). Seabrook, Brandon. (Added Author). McLaughlin, Michael. (Added Author). Gray, Jim. (Added Author). Rosenthal, Eric. (Added Author).
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  • 2 of 2 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Monticello-Union Twp PL - Monticello J CDBOOK SEN (Text) 37743001773888 Children Audiobook Available -
Peabody PL - Columbia City FOWD CD-2343 PROKOFIEV (Text) 30403001397421 Music CDs - Folk & World Available -

Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 compact disc (44:36 min.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 booklet
  • Publisher: New York, NY : Tzadik, [2004]

Content descriptions

Formatted Contents Note:
Pincus and the pig : a klezmer tale based on Serge Prokofiev's Peter and the wolf ( arr. by Glenn Dickson, David Harris and Michael McLaughlin) -- Scheherezade / N. Rimsky-Korsakov ; ( arr. by Glenn Dickson) -- Waltz : based on J. Brahms' Symphony no. 3, 3rd mvmt. / (arr. by David Harris) -- Gnossienne no. 4 / Erik Satie ; (arr. by Michael McLaughlin) -- Mazzesinsel strut : from Mahler's Symphony no. 5 / (arr. by Michael McLaughlin).
Participant or Performer Note:
Performers: Maurice Sendak, narrator (1st work); Shirim Klezmer Orchestra, with Glenn Dickson; clarinet, David Harris; trombone, Brandon Seabrook; banjo, mandolin, Michael McLaughlin; piano, accordion, Jim Gray; tuba, and Eric Rosenthal; drums.
Date/Time and Place of an Event Note:
Recorded at Wellspring Sound, Acton, MA, July 1-2, 2003 (music) & Apr. 21, 2004 (narration).
Summary, etc.:
"Together with the Shirim Klezmer Orchestra, Sendak has created a Jewish tour de force, resonating with dark Jewish humor and mysterious subtexts. Prokoflevs timeless compositions receive the brialliant Shirim's twist, and Sendaks's striking drawings are highlighted in a full color booklet".-container insert.
Subject: Monologues with music (Instrumental ensemble)
Genre: Klezmer music.

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