Meinrad Schmitt (*1935),
Crespino and King Tulipan

Otto Kronthaler, Solo-Clarinet
Katja Schild, narrator

Philharmonia Orchestra Augsburg
conductor: Rudolf Piehlmayer

sound samples
works CCD 425
EAN 4028183004253

about this recording:
This recording “Crespino and King Tulipan or a walk with Mozart” by the Munich composer Meinrad Schmidt and with Ravel’s “Ma Mère l’Oye” exist with German text and German booklet, only. But the music is international…
Played by Otto Kronthaler, solo clarinet, and with Katja Schild as narrator and with the Philharmonia Orchestra Augsburg, conducted by Rudolf Piehlmayer, “Crespino” introduces children into the technique of composition by Mozart. This musical tale is completed by Ravel’s “Ma Mère l’Oye” with a link and frame story by Meinrad Schmidt.
sound samples (mp3):
Schmitt, Crespino and King Tulipan - Ravel, III. Laideronette
Meinrad Schmitt (*1935)
1 Crespino and King Tulipan or a walk with Mozart
Maurice Ravel (1875 – 1937)
Ma Mère l ’Oye (My mother Goose)
2 The princess and the beast (from the tales of my mother Goose), Text I; 3 I. Pavane de la Belle au bois dormant (Pavane of the sleeping beauty in the forest);
4 Text II; 5 II.Petit Poucet (Tom Thumb); 6 Text III; 7 III.Laideronette, Impératrice des Pagodes (Laideronette, empress of Pagodes)
8 Text IV 9 IV.Les entretiens de la Belle et de la Bete (The talk between the beauty and the beast) ; 10 Text V; 11 V. Le jardin féerique (The fairy garden)

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