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‘The Elephant’s Child’

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Once upon a time, the elephant had no trunk – until a young one had an unfortunate run-in with a crocodile. Find out the long and short of it in the charming tale The Elephant’s Child, the latest episode of YourClassical Storytime – featuring narration by Scott Blankenship, illustrations by E.J. Thompson and traditional classical music from India.

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This episode of YourClassical Storytime includes music from:

Traditional Indian music from the Naxos album Classical Traditions: The Indian Bansuri, featuring excerpts from these rāgas:
Raag Jaijaiwanti
Bandish in Rupak Taal
Dhun Mishra Shivaranjini
Performed by Ronu Majumdar, bansuri, and Ajeet Pathak, tabla
Naxos World 76110

Courtesy of Naxos of America

Credits

Narrator: Scott Blankenship, with additional voices by Valerie Kahler

Story: Adapted from The Elephant’s Child, by Rudyard Kipling

Producer: Valerie Kahler

Social media producer: Inés Guanchez

Senior digital producer: Randy Salas

Production manager: Valerie Kahler

Program director: Julie Amacher

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