Did you know that Peter and the Wolf is a story told with music? And did you know that the composer, Sergei Prokofiev, wrote it in only four days in 1936? Since then, it has introduced generations of children to classical music and to recognize the sounds of the different instruments of the orchestra.
This page contains all kinds of fun activities and videos for you to learn about the music, musical instruments and the story of Peter and all of his animal friends. At the very bottom of the page are links to two of Maestra Sarah’s favorite performances of Peter and the Wolf.