Peter and the Wolf

Bay Area Little Symphony


Peter and the Wolf

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San Mateo Performing Arts Center
Michael Paul Gibson, Conductor

Morrie Turner, guest cartoonist - LIVE!
Lawrence Venza, announcer, narrator, and baritone solo

Following is the complete concert (3rd performance of 3 in one day) presented for the PAYS (Performing Arts for Youth Society).  All three concerts were sold out. Over 6,000 school children and teachers were in attendance.

Tritsch-Tratsch Polka by Johann Strauss
                             (the Younger:  1825-1899)
             1. Intro by Larry Venza
             2. Tritsch-Tratsch Polka

The Barber of Seville by Gioacchino Rossini

Peter and the Wolf by Serge Prokofieff
             1. The characters in the tale...Larry Venza
             2. Peter and the Wolf (click title to play and
                   then view Morrieīs cartoons - below)

Nipper the

View Morrie Turnerīs wonderful cartoons interpreting the story while you listen and read the text:
       1. "Early One Morning Peter opened the gate"
       2. "On a branch of a big tree sat a little bird"
       3. "Just then a duck came waddling around"
       4. "Seeing the duck, the little bird flew down upon the grass"
       5. "He noticed a cat crawling through the grass"
       6. "Grandfather came out."
       7. "No sooner had Peter gone
       8. "And now, this is how things stood"
       9. "In the meantime"
     10. "Meanwhile Peter made a lasso."
     11. "Just then, the hunters came out of the woods"
     12. "And there, imagine the triumphant procession"

Children conducting the orchestra

William Tell Overture by Gioacchino Rossini

NOTE: This concert section is under construction. Please come back soon to read and see more.

Peter and the Cat trying to catch the wolf
The wolf coming out of the forrest
"Wee Pals" © 1999 Creators Syndicate

Cartoons by Morrie Turner

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Copyright Notice:

Cartoons in this section were created by Morrie Turner and are used by his permission. All of Morrieīs cartoons have the following Copyright: "WEE PALS" © 1999 CREATORS SYNDICATE, and may not be duplicated or used for any other purpose except for your personal use  without written permission.