Tell Us A Tale Tunes

10 March 2013

Mary Flower

Theme: Mary Flower LIVE & the Blues

[Format: Song, Artist, CD, Label]

Before a concert at the Magnolia House March 10, Blues musician Mary Flower will stop by Tell Us A Tale for some conversation and live music.  She will hopefully play a few pieces from her latest release, Misery Loves Company.

Sitting on Top of the World, Doc Watson, Classic Appalachian Blues from Smithsonian Folkways, Smithsonian Folkways

Railroad Bill, John Jackson, Classic Appalachian Blues from Smithsonian Folkways, Smithsonian Folkways

One Dime Blues, Etta Baker, Classic Appalachian Blues from Smithsonian Folkways, Smithsonian Folkways

Pawn Shop Blues, McGhee, Brownie, Classic Appalachian Blues from Smithsonian Folkways, Smithsonian Folkways

Flying Lesson, Michelle Shocked, Big Blues, Music For Little People

The Rainy Day Blues, B.B. King (Various), Big Blues, Music For Little People

Pick A Bale O’ Cotton, Sonny Terry, Big Blues, Music For Little People

Skip To My Blues, Buckwheat Zydeco, Big Blues, Music For Little People

Fishing Blues, Taj Majal, Shake Sugaree, Music For Little People

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To hear the stories below, visit the Tell Us A Tale Past Stories Page, where they will be available in RealAudio through Saturday, 16 March, 2013.

Irish Tales…

Clever Tom and the Leprechaun
Author: Linda Shute (retold by)
Illustrator: Linda Shute
Publisher: Lothrop, Lee & Shepard; ISBN 0-688-07488-X

Song (Soundtrack): Fortuosity (Walt Disney’s The Happiest Millionaire)
Artist: Tommy Steele

Jamie O’Rourke and the Big Potato, an Irish tale
Author: Tomie De Paola (retold by)
Illustrator: Tomie De Paola
Publisher: Putnam; ISBN 0-399-22257-X

Song: The Leprechaun
Artist: Larry Kirwan
CD: Keltic Kids

Fin M’Coul: the Giant of Knockmany Hill
Author: Tomie De Paola (retold by)
Illustrator: Tomie De Paola
Publisher: Holiday House; ISBN 0-823-40384-X

Song: Don’t Put Your Finger Up Your Nose
Artist: Barry Louis Polisar
CD: Naughty Songs for Boys and Girls

Jamie O’Rourke and the Pooka, an Irish tale
Author: Tomie De Paola (retold by)
Illustrator: Tomie De Paola
Publisher: Putnam; ISBN 0-399-23467-5

Song: Tomorrow
Artist: Barry Louis Polisar
CD: Teacher’s Favorites

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