Pincus and the Pig: A Klezmer Tale - Shirim Klezmer Orchestra and Maurice Sendak

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  1. Introductions
  2. Did You Hear of Boychick Pincus?
  3. The Duck and Birdie
  4. Suddenly, Pincus Spied a Cat...
  5. Zeyde Comes Out
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  1. Introductions
  2. Did You Hear of Boychick Pincus?
  3. The Duck and Birdie
  4. Suddenly, Pincus Spied a Cat...
  5. Zeyde Comes Out
  6. No Sooner Had They Disappeared Inside...
  7. So Now, This Is How Things Stood
  8. Fly Down and Tease the Pig...
  9. Suddenly, Cossacks Sprang Out of the Woods
  10. Now, Imagine the Triumphant Procession
  11. And If You Listen Very Carefully...
  12. Scheherezade (Excerpt)
  13. Waltz (3rd Mvmt)
  14. Gnossienne for piano No. 4
  15. Mazzesinzel Strut (Excerpt)
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Following their successful klezmerization of The Nutcracker Suite, the Shirim Klezmer Orchestra teamed up with renowned author/illustrator Maurice Sendak for Pincus and the Pig, a delightful klezmer recasting of Prokofiev's Peter and the Wolf. As with Prokofiev's classic, each of the characters is identified with a specific instrument, and Sendak ...

Pincus and the Pig: A Klezmer Tale 2004, Tzadik Records

UPC: 702397719526

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