Classic Children's Songs by Roderick Williams, Elizabeth Atherton, Iain Burnside
  

Synopsis

Classic Children's Songs by Roderick Williams, Elizabeth Atherton, Iain Burnside

Classic Children's Songs is a musical celebration of classic British children's writers. The audio CD features songs to poems by Edward Lear, Lewis Carroll, Robert Louis Stevenson, Rudyard Kipling, Hilaire Belloc, Kenneth Grahame, A. A Milne, Walter de la Mare, J. R. R Tolkien and Spike Milligan. The songs include much-loved favourites, such as The Owl and the Pussy-cat , Christopher Robin is Saying His Prayers , The Lamplighter , They're Changing Guard at Buckingham Palace , Henry King (Who Chewed Little Bits of String) and Granny . The songs are performed by three of the UK's leading musicians: baritone Roderick Williams (described by BBC Music Magazine as a national treasure ), soprano Elizabeth Atherton and planist and BBC presenter, Iain Burnside.

Reviews

A jolly good value disc , David Mellor, Classic FM Delightful recital for children from 4 to 94 , John Steane, Gramophone A gem of a disc...A charming compilation that both children and nostalgic adults will treasure , Emma Marshall, Albion Magazine A wonderful and very well-performed and recorded compilation , David Vernier, Classics Today

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Book Info

Format

CD-Audio
Running Time: 75 minutes

Author

Roderick Williams, Elizabeth Atherton, Iain Burnside
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Publisher

Publication date

31st October 2006

ISBN

9780955378706


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