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Music Drama in Schools

Music Drama in Schools
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AuthorHumphrey Carpenter, Paul Drayton
EditorMalcolm John
PublisherCambridge University Press
ReleasedSeptember1971
FormatHardback
Pages176
ISBN0-521-08003-7

Music Drama in Schools is a book edited by Malcolm John, originally published in 1971.

Include "A Preparatory School Approach" (pp. 1-19) by Paul Drayton and Humphrey Carpenter on a musical dramatization of The Hobbit. Drayton comments the music with numerous examples of score and Carpenter comments the adaption and production. Tolkien's reactions are also noted.

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