This has been a favourite story for millions of children all over the world, and concerns the two children who are taken into the forest. The adaptation by Humperdinck will probably be well-known to many from school productions. This new musical version has taken the story and given it a few unexpected turns along the way. It has a new script and new musical material is planned. Apart from the audio tracks, the CD also includes the following: A licence to perform the work; Curriculum approaches for teachers to consider; Lyrics and Full production script; Instrumental scores for violin, viola, cello, trumpet, clarinet, piano and conductor's full score; Photos of cast members and musicians; Instrumental scores for violin, viola, cello, trumpet, clarinet, piano and conductor's full score; Photos of cast members and musicians; Backing tracks for children to practise to, or perform with, if their school doesn't have access to musicians. Notes for a teacher on how to put on the musical by Marc Forde; Story of Hansel and Gretel; A songbook adaptation for piano and voice; The recording features the following musicians; Philippe d'Amonville (Drums and Percussion), Ben Davies (Cello), Marc Forde (Piano and Percussion), Mark Crooks (Clarinet), Rebecca Jones (Violin), Alistair Scahill (Viola) and Steve Waterman (Trumpet). The CD was recorded at Red Gables Studios and Iguana Studios, London UK.