By Susan Hammon. Part of the Classical Kids series. A Comprehensive Study in Music with Connections Across the Curriculum. Book and CD.Each scene has background information, CD tracks, discussion and activities and exploring the music ideas.39 pages.For ages 5-12.Contents:Scene 1: Lost in the Opera House - "O Help Me" (Tamino), "The Best Birdcatcher" (Papageno).Scene 2: The Queen of the Night - "You Must Free My Daughter" (Queen of the Night), "A Girlfriend" (Papageno).Scene 3: Outside the Gates of Terror - "O Endless Night" (Tamino), "O Listen" (Tamino), "Let Us Hurry" (Pamina, Papageno), "The Soldier's Song" (Soldiers), "The Sun Has Risen" (Boys).Scene 4: In Sarastro's Castle - "The Gods Above" (Sarastro), "The Powers of Night" (Queen), "This Path Will Lead You" (Boys), "O,My Heart" (Pamina), March of Priests.Scene 5: The Trials - "Seekers of the Light" (Soldiers), "Tamino Mine" (Pamina, Tamino), "We Pass Protected" (Pamina, Tamino), "My Power Is Shattered" (Queen of the Night), "The Dawn's Golden Sun" (Sarastro).Scene 6: Conclusion - "Ring,O Bells" (Papageno), "Pa-Pa-Pa-Papageno" (Papageno/Papagena), "Our Journey Is Over" (Sarah, Dragon, Pamina, Papageno), Overture, Instrumental.Includes Themes, Suggested Lesson Plan (2 weeks), Worksheet. CDThe Story: In the fairy-tale world of Mozart's Magic Flute, young Sarah and the dragon find their way from the Queen of the Night's realm to Sarastro's Castle. With magic bells and flute, the two friends help Prince Tamino find Princess Pamina, and the bird-man Papageno find his Papagena.The Music: Over 20 excerpts. Words are included to Mozart's best-known arias.