These recordings draw from among the best stories and most popular characters that appear in Michael Caduto's performances. Each recording is a life force inhabited by a multitude of personalities and voices enhanced with sound effects, chants and music.
by Michael J. Caduto. LunaBlu® audio publishing company (Norwich, Vermont), 2014. 51 minutes. Ages 11 and up.
The Wisdom of Nature and other Earth Tales uses poignancy and humor to entertain and inspire, sharing traditional tales touch the heart, engage the mind and feed the soul. Stories are enhanced with sound effects, chants and unique endings, including music, that transport the listener to other dimensions of time and place. This collection includes stories from the Swahili (Northeast Africa) and Creole (Martinique), from Italy and Tibet, from among Turkish, Greek and Jewish folktales and from the Celtic lore of the Scottish Highlands. Cover art by Sandra Williams-Crossley.