Peter and the Wolf

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Symphonic fairy‐tale for narrator and orch., Op.67, by Prokofiev to his own lib. Comp. 1936. F.p. Moscow Children's Theatre Centre 1936, f. Eng. p. London 1941. The boy Peter's fooling of a wolf is narrated and brilliantly illustrated by solo orch. instrs.; the work is delightful in itself and a wonderful way of instructing children (and others) how to identify orch. instr.

Subjects: Music.

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