A Russian Fairy Tale <ul><li>Story was written as a ballet </li></ul><ul><li>Music was composed by </li></ul><ul><li>Serge...
  Strings Woodwinds Brass Percussion FAMILIES OF THE ORCHESTRA                                                            ...
THE CHARACTERS <ul><li>Peter </li></ul><ul><li>Wolf </li></ul><ul><li>Bird </li></ul><ul><li>Cat </li></ul><ul><li>Duck </...
PETER <ul><li>Peter’s character has a  THEME . </li></ul><ul><li>Peter’s theme is played by the  VIOLIN . </li></ul><ul><l...
THE WOLF <ul><li>The wolf also has a  THEME . </li></ul><ul><li>The wolf’s theme is played by the  FRENCH HORN . </li></ul...
THE BIRD   <ul><li>The bird’s theme is played by a  FLUTE . </li></ul><ul><li>The flute is a member of the  WOODWIND  fami...
THE CAT <ul><li>The cat is sneaky. Her theme is played by the  CLARINET . </li></ul><ul><li>The clarinet is a member of th...
THE DUCK <ul><li>The duck’s theme is played by the  OBOE . </li></ul><ul><li>The oboe is a member of the  WOODWIND  family...
THE GRANDFATHER <ul><li>Peter’s grandfather is old and moves very slow. </li></ul><ul><li>His theme is played by the  BASS...
THE HUNTERS <ul><li>The hunter’s theme is played by the exciting </li></ul><ul><li>TYMPANI DRUMS . </li></ul><ul><li>The t...
Acknowledgements: Peter and the Wolf  * music by Sergei Prokofiev * story by  Vladimir Vagin   Enjoy &quot;Peter and the W...
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  1. 1. A Russian Fairy Tale <ul><li>Story was written as a ballet </li></ul><ul><li>Music was composed by </li></ul><ul><li>Sergei Prokofiev </li></ul><ul><li>Introduces the families of the </li></ul><ul><li>orchestra </li></ul><ul><li>Story has 7 characters </li></ul><ul><li>Each character is represented </li></ul><ul><li>by a different musical </li></ul><ul><li>instrument or theme </li></ul>Peter and the Wolf
  2. 2. Strings Woodwinds Brass Percussion FAMILIES OF THE ORCHESTRA                                                                
  3. 3. THE CHARACTERS <ul><li>Peter </li></ul><ul><li>Wolf </li></ul><ul><li>Bird </li></ul><ul><li>Cat </li></ul><ul><li>Duck </li></ul><ul><li>Grandfather </li></ul><ul><li>Hunters </li></ul>
  4. 4. PETER <ul><li>Peter’s character has a THEME . </li></ul><ul><li>Peter’s theme is played by the VIOLIN . </li></ul><ul><li>The violin belongs to the STRING family. </li></ul>
  5. 5. THE WOLF <ul><li>The wolf also has a THEME . </li></ul><ul><li>The wolf’s theme is played by the FRENCH HORN . </li></ul><ul><li>The French Horn is a BRASS instrument. </li></ul>
  6. 6. THE BIRD <ul><li>The bird’s theme is played by a FLUTE . </li></ul><ul><li>The flute is a member of the WOODWIND family </li></ul>
  7. 7. THE CAT <ul><li>The cat is sneaky. Her theme is played by the CLARINET . </li></ul><ul><li>The clarinet is a member of the WOODWIND family. </li></ul>
  8. 8. THE DUCK <ul><li>The duck’s theme is played by the OBOE . </li></ul><ul><li>The oboe is a member of the WOODWIND family. </li></ul>
  9. 9. THE GRANDFATHER <ul><li>Peter’s grandfather is old and moves very slow. </li></ul><ul><li>His theme is played by the BASSOON . </li></ul><ul><li>The bassoon is a member of the WOODWIND family. </li></ul>
  10. 10. THE HUNTERS <ul><li>The hunter’s theme is played by the exciting </li></ul><ul><li>TYMPANI DRUMS . </li></ul><ul><li>The tympani belongs to the PERCUSSION family. </li></ul>
  11. 11. Acknowledgements: Peter and the Wolf * music by Sergei Prokofiev * story by Vladimir Vagin Enjoy &quot;Peter and the Wolf&quot;

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