Home for the Holidays (A Musical for Young Voices). By Cristi Cary Miller, Emily Crocker, John Jacobson, Mac Huff, Roger Emerson, and Tom Anderson. Singer 20 pak. Music Express Books. 180 pages. Published by Hal Leonard (HL.9971083).
ISBN 1423427467. 8.5x11 inches.
The Yuletide family and their cat Festive are going home to Grandmother's house for the December holidays. But their flight has been cancelled, there is no train service, and they need to find a Christmas Tree fast! Join the 'yuletide' fun and discover how tiny little miracles bring them home for the holidays. From the pages of John Jacobson's popular Music Express magazine, this 25-minute easily-produced holiday revue is perfect for the teacher on the go! Suggested for students in grades 2-5, Home for the Holidays features 6 songs and connecting dialog with 12 speaking parts that combine for a humorous yet touching performance that requires minimal rehearsal time. The Teacher Edition includes piano/vocal arrangements, dialog and choreography by John Jacobson. Young performers will enjoy the full-color singer editions for extra visual appeal. Available: Teacher Edition, Singer Edition 20-Pak, Performance/Accompaniment CD, and Classroom Kit (Teacher Book, 20 singer books, P/A CD.) Performance Time: Approx. 25 minutes. For Grades 2-5.