THE KANNEH-MASONS 'CARNIVAL' CD (Deluxe Hardback Book Edition) (20th November 2020)

THE KANNEH-MASONS 'CARNIVAL' CD (Deluxe Hardback Book Edition) (20th November 2020)

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RELEASED 20th November 2020

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CD (Deluxe Hardback Book Edition) 

The world's most musical family, beloved 'War Horse' author Michael Morpurgo, and Oscar-winning actress Olivia Colman, come together for an album of magical storytelling this Christmas Saint-Saëns beloved suite accompanied by brand new poems written by Michael Morpurg. Narrated by Michael himself and Olivia Colman, as well as, Michael's 'Grandpa Christmas' about the plight of the environment. With the youngest Kanneh-Mason narrating the granddaughter. Accompanied by classic favourites including: 'Flight of the Bumble Bee' 'Dance of the Sugar Plum Fairy' and Bob Marley's 'Redemption Song' on its 40th anniversary.

Tracklisting:

CARNIVAL OF THE ANIMALS

Saint-Saëns' suite plus narration by Michael & Olivia of Michael's new texts

Performed by the four eldest Kanneh-Masons plus extra musicians

Introduction and Royal March of the Lion

Hens and Roosters

Wild Donkeys, Swift Animals

Tortoises

The Elephant

Kangaroos

Aquarium

Characters with Long Ears

The Cuckoo in the Depths of the Woods

Aviary

Pianists

Fossils

The Swan

The Finale

GRANDPA CHRISTMAS

Narration of Michael's story by him and Mariatu, plus the below tracks

1. - Tchaikovsky: Dance of the Sugar Plum Fairy from Nutcracker Suite (Konya & Jeneba – piano duo)

 Two Bartok duos from 44 Duos arr. two cellos:

2. - Maypole Dance (Sheku & Mariatu – cello duo)

3. - Mosquito Dance (Sheku & Aminata – cello duo)

4. Rimsky-Korsakov arr. Rachmaninov: Flight of the Bumble Bee (Isata – solo piano)

5. Grieg Lyric Pieces: 'Little Bird' (Konya – solo piano)

6. Castelnuovo-Tedesco arr. Heifetz: 'Sea Murmurs' (Braimah & Jeneba – violin & piano)

7. Eric Whitacre arr. Parkin: 'The Seal Lullaby' (all seven children)

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