Debussy wrote the music for a ballet called The Toybox in which the characters include a doll, a brave soldier and a wicked Punchinello (similar to the Punch character in Punch and Judy). The doll dances the Little Waltz. This handout for the teacher contains suggestions on how to use the music in the classroom.
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This resource was created by Anna-Marie Higgins, a Music Lecturer at Froebel College of Education, Blackrock, Co Dublin. It has been made available to Seomra Ranga with the kind permission of RTÉ Lyric FM. (RTÉ Lyric FM) RTE Lyric FM retains the copyright of the resources.