Classical Kids Storytime: 'Johnny Appleseed'
Do you like apples? Find out about the real man who loved apples so much that he traveled the country to share the fruit with everyone he met in Johnny Appleseed. It's the latest episode of Classical Kids Storytime, featuring music from Antonin Dvořák's New World Symphony and original illustrations by Nancy Carlson.
(See more of Carlson's illustrations in the gallery.)
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Our telling of Johnny Appleseed includes excerpts from the following recordings:
Antonin Dvorak: Symphony No. 9 (From the New World)
CSR Symphony Orchestra Bratislava, Ondrej Lenard
Courtesy of Naxos of America Inc.
Louis Auguste Jean Delacour: Appalachian Theme
Fiachra Terence Wilbraham Trench: The Pioneer Spirit
London Symphony Orchestra
Narrator: Steve Seel
Writer: Steve Seel and Valerie Kahler
Illustrator: Nancy Carlson
Producer: Valerie Kahler
Senior digital producer: Randy Salas
Program director: Julie Amacher
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