Poland, Simon, Schuster discussed on City Arts and Lectures


Of the orchestra this ice isolated the strings and then the reason then the brass and then for questions and then played with of the theme all together I thought that would be clever and a great child's guide to the orchestra thing and so I wrote the remarkable far comic bride wrote the entire Poland and before I even picked the composer to work with me on and I look at it I've written a children's book here that is exactly how it started and my lawyer hooked me up with Simon and Schuster they gave me a a two book deal and I along came marsupials who Cooper an alien mouse goes to college and a the carnival of the animals almost all of them are performance pieces I got two dogs is one of my kids books marsupial sue is another song which you'll be relieved to know I'm not going to say and I eighty they just came very naturally as I was already doing these concerts and writing these songs with the wonderful composer named bill Elliott so that's a long answer to your short question hi I must say I adore performing for children I I don't get to do it much now because I'm swamped by my day job but the kids are just the most wonderful responsive audience there also irascible.

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