Fifteen easy vignettes written in 1967 for the composer’s nine-year old
daughter, Katie, and dedicated to her teacher, Sylvia Jenkins.
Duration: ca. 15 minutes. Publisher: ECS, Fenton, MO
a country fair for piano and narrator
A Story with Music: an adaptation of Whims written by the composer
in 2011 to be narrated to children of elementary-school age.
Duration: 28 - 30 minutes.
1. Country Dance 2. Lullaby 3. Fanfare 4. Impertinence
6. May Dance 7. Study on E (Johnny One-Note)
8. Rondo 9. Mirror
10. Dialogue 11. The Happy Drunken Organ Grinder
12. Prelude (Bells)
13. Classical Dance
14. Adagietto 15. March
Score, narration, CD, and special instructions for the pianist
available from the publisher, ECS, Fenton, MO
audio Complete performance:
Kirke Mechem, narrator; Roy Bogas, piano