Classical Kids Storytime: 'Casey at the Bat'
Casey steps up to the plate for the Mudville Nine, but can he save the day for the woeful baseball team? Find out what happens in Casey at the Bat, the latest episode of Classical Kids Storytime, featuring Americana classical music and original illustrations by Nancy Carlson.
(See more of Carlson's illustrations in the gallery.)
Dentistry for Children & Adolescents.
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Our telling of Casey at the Bat includes excerpts from the following works:
John Philip Sousa: The Thunderer
United States Air Force Band of the Golden Gate, Philip C. Chevallard
Sousa: The Gladiator
Dallas Wind Symphony, Frederick Fennell
Sousa: Lily Bells (from "Our Flirtations");
Songs of Grace and Glory;
Last Days of Pompeii: 1. In the House of Burbo and Stratonice Nymphalin
The President's Own United States Marine Band, Jack T. Kline
George Whitefield Chadwick: Tam o'Shanter
Filharmonie Brno, Jose Serebrier
Victor Herbert: Hang March (from "Babes in Toyland")
Razumovsky Symphony Orchestra, Keith Brion
Marco Polo 223843
Courtesy of Naxos of America Inc.
Storyteller: Brian Newhouse
Story: Adapted from Casey at the Bat, by Ernest Lawrence Thayer
Illustrations: Nancy Carlson
Producer: Valerie Kahler
Digital producer: Seiji Cataldo
Senior digital producer: Randy Salas
Program director: Julie Amacher