The Wishing Tree

Composed by Paul Schoop
Words by Joy Parnes
Length: 16:00
Instrumentation: Narrator, 2111-1100-timp+2, pno, str
Theme: Educational
Instrument / Voice: Narrator
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Introducing the instruments of the orchestra to young people in an amusing and whimsical way, this work tells the tale of a tree as it is whittled down into smaller and smaller instruments while unaware of its true destiny.