Choral (ShowTrax CD)
A Musical Adaptation of the Charles Dickens Classic. Composed by George L.O. Strid and Mary Donnelly. Arranged by Alan Billingsley. Expressive Art (Choral). Children's Musical. CD only - No Sheet Music included. Published by Hal Leonard (HL.9970172).
Item Number: HL.9970172
5x5 inches. Donnelly/Strid.
Bring the past to life with this musical adaptation of the classic Charles Dickens tale. Young Oliver Twist finds adventure and intrigue with Fagin, Bill Sikes, the Artful Dodger, Nancy and all the other young street urchins. This musical features an expanded script and eight original songs - ideal for upper elementary and middle school performers who can handle a full-length musical production.
Available: Teacher's Manual, Singer's Edition 5-Pak, Preview CD (full performance only), Performance/Accompaniment CD. (No dialog on recordings.) Performance Time: 55 minutes. For Grades 4-8.
The Showtrax CD contains 2 recordings of the music. One is an "accompaniment" recording, which contains instrumentation only so that you can use it for accompaniment for your choral group, the second is a full "performance" recording which includes the vocals so that you can hear what it should sound like when performed.