WorldCat Identities

Babiak, Walter

Overview
Works: 57 works in 259 publications in 3 languages and 6,455 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Music  Fiction  Drama  Children's audiobooks  Children's films  Musical settings  Concertos  Suites  Sonatas 
Roles: Conductor, Performer, Author
Classifications: MT6, 782.1
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Walter Babiak
Mr. Bach comes to call by Johann Sebastian Bach( Recording )

40 editions published between 1987 and 2010 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 1,113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells how Mr. Bach dropped in on a little girl at the piano, along with his magic orchestra and choir, which plays two dozen excerpts from his music
Mozart's magic fantasy : a journey through The magic flute by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( Recording )

27 editions published between 1990 and 2010 in English and German and held by 1,073 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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
Vivaldi's ring of mystery by Douglas Cowling( Recording )

27 editions published between 1988 and 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 932 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young violinist, Katarina, arrives at the orphanage where Vivaldi is music director. Aided by Giovanni the gondolier, she searches throughout Venice for clues to her mysterious past
Daydreams and lullabies by Classical Kids( Recording )

16 editions published between 1992 and 1995 in English and held by 446 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This CD is a celebration of poetry, song and classical music. It follows a family from playtime to dreamtime in the streets of Olde London. Excerpts include Bach, Beethoven, Mozart, Vivaldi and more
Peter Ustinov reads The orchestra by Mark Rubin( Recording )

11 editions published between 1987 and 1993 in English and held by 352 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Using 28 excerpts from the symphonic repertory, illustrates the instruments of the orchestra singly and in groups
Hallelujah Handel : [choruses from l3 oratorios] by George Frideric Handel( Recording )

5 editions published between 1995 and 1998 in English and Undetermined and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of a boy in London in the 1700's who sings but won't speak and is healed with the help of Handel and the power and glory of his music
The best of Mozart by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( Recording )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This Classic Kids installment features some of the best-loved Mozart compositions chosen especially for children
Peter Ustinov reads the orchestra( Visual )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This video explains the process of composition and the basic musical concepts of melody, harmony, rhythm, tempo, dynamics and tone colour. The four main families of orchestral instruments and each of their individual members are described. The role of the conductor is also examined
Best of Bach by Johann Sebastian Bach( Recording )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of classical music to encourage brain development in young children
The orchestra( Visual )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An introduction to the music and instruments of the classical orchestra (video) and the brass band (audio only)
Classical kids music box( Recording )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Combines the music of classical composers with narrated stories designed to familiarize students with both the composers and their music
Beethoven lives upstairs : fun, drama, music & history by Barbara Nichol( Recording )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Young Christoph exchanges letters with his uncle about the chaotic arrival of Mr. Beethoven into his house. In the end, he is won over by the music and true incidents from the great composer's life
Classical kids music box( Recording )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Combines the music of classical composers with narration designed to familiarize students with both the composers and their music
The best of Vivaldi by Antonio Vivaldi( Recording )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This CD includes 20 excerpts of Vivaldi's most beloved and child friendly works
Vivaldi, la clef du mystère by Antonio Vivaldi( Recording )

4 editions published in 1997 in French and No Linguistic content and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Une jeune violiniste pleine de promesse vient étudier la musique à Venise à l'orhelinat de la Pietà dirigé par Antonio Vialdi. C'est l'époque du carnaval, il y a de la magie dans l'air et le mystère de son origine se denoue tandis que Katarina explore les canaux de Venise à la recherche de son passé
The orchestra( Visual )

2 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An introduction to the music and instruments of the classical orchestra
 
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Mr. Bach comes to callClassical kids music box
Alternative Names
Babiak, W. (Walter)

Languages
English (132)

French (3)

German (1)

Covers
Mozart's magic fantasy : a journey through The magic fluteVivaldi's ring of mysteryDaydreams and lullabiesPeter Ustinov reads The orchestraHallelujah Handel : [choruses from l3 oratorios]Best of BachClassical kids music boxBeethoven lives upstairs : fun, drama, music & history