STORY ORCHESTRA: SWAN LAKE (SOUND BOOK)
Push the button on each scene to hear an orchestra playing from Tchaikovsky’s score. At the back of the book, find a short biography of the composer, Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky, with details about his composition of Swan Lake. Next to this, you can replay the musical excerpts and, for each of them, read a discussion of the instruments, rhythms and musical techniques that make them so powerful. A glossary defines musical terms.