Behold the Bold Umbrellaphant

Composed by Lucas Richman
Words by Jack Prelutsky
Length: 29:00
Instrumentation: Narrator, 3333-4331-timp+2, hp, pno, str (Also Chamber Orchestra and Chamber Ensemble)
Theme: Educational
Ensemble: Full Orchestra
Instrument / Voice: Narrator

Commissioned by the San Diego Symphony Orchestra through a grant from the National Endowment for the Arts, this enchanting work turns 17 poems by Children’s Poet Laureate, Jack Prelutsky, into a Carnival of the Animals for the new millennium.

Woodwind reduction for large orchestration available: (Narrator, 3222-4331-timp+2, hp, pno, str)

Also available for Chamber Orchestra: (Narrator, 1111-1111-perc, pno, str), as well as Small Chamber Ensemble (Narrator, Clarinet, French Horn, Violin, Cello and Piano) and String Orchestra.