- To expand listening horizons
- To hone listening skills and accumulate musical memories
- To encourage adults and children to listen to music together
When you go to their website, you can listen to a samples. If you click on the "Music Is On" button at the top next to the Maestro, you can hear 3 different samples.
The CD includes the story, of course, and several other helpful elements.
- About the Story
- About the Music
- Now That You Know a Little More...
- Prepare to Perform
- Sing Along
I was pleased to hear him, after several months, recall what he had learned. I personally believe that the orchestra music behind the story had a lot to do with that. I did have to skip through some of the other elements on the CD as we thought that they were a little boring but all in all, the story is soothing and beautiful.