Roger McGough, 'a trickster you can trust', has done more than most to breathe life into poetry. part of the top-selling Mersey Sound with Brian Patten and Adrian Henri, he also had hits with The Scaffold and club dates with Grimms, which led to more broadcasts, books and gigs than Chaucer.
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Saint Saens’ Carnival of the Animals with Roger McGough
Roger McGough narrates his own poems to accompany the music of Saint Saens’s Carnival of the Animals - performed live by the London Mozart Players. Come to the Carnival and meet Lions, Hens, Asses, Tortoises, Elephants, Kangaroos, Birds and Swans! A rip-roaring live performance by a full orchestra, with popular Liverpudlian poet Roger McGough reading his own poetry about the animals. A classic treat for all the family! The London Mozart Players will also play Haydn and Mozart.