Tell Us A Tale Tunes

11 March 2012

(Frank Riccio)

Theme: Where in the World?

[Format: Song, Artist, CD, Label]

This Land Is Your Land, The Weavers, Celebration of America, Music For Little People

Old Virginia, Crooked Still, Hop High, Signature Sounds

East Virginia Blues, Jonny and the Jambusters, It Takes One To Know One, Jon Lohman

My Home’s Across the Blue Ridge Mountains, Mike and Peggy Seeger, Fly Down Little Bird, Appleseed Recordings

The Tennessee Stud, Doc Watson, …Sings Songs For Little Pickers, Sugarhill

Tennessee Wig Walk, Rani Arbo & Daisy Mayhem, Ranky Tanky, Signature Sounds

Down in the Arkansas, Jim & Jennie and the Pinetops, The Bottle Let Me Down, Bloodshot Records

Mississippi Sawyer, Montana Young, Fiddling Up a Storm, VFH

Florida Blues, Montana Young, Fiddling Up a Storm, VFH

Fairbanks Cabin Waltz, Ken Waldman, Fiddling Poets on Parade, Self

Cape Cod Girls, Dan Zanes, Sea Music, Festival Five Records

Going to Boston, John Langstaff, Songs For Singing Children, Revels Records

The Colorado Trail, Dan Zanes, Parades and Panoramas, Festival Five Records

Farewell Nova Scotia, Dan Zanes, Sea Music, Festival Five Records

I’ve Been To Haarlem, John Langstaff, Songs For Singing Children, Revels Records

Botany Bay, John Langstaff, Songs For Singing Children, Revels Records

Leaving Liverpool, Dan Zanes, Sea Music, Festival Five Records

Hawaiian War Chant, Spike Jones, The Very Worst of Spike Jones, Nimbus Records

Arkansas Traveler, Jerry Garcia and David Grisman, Not For Kids Only, Acoustic Disc

Jamaica Farewell, Laura Veirs, Tumble Bee, Raven Marching Band Records

New York State of Mind, Rowlf the Dog, Ol’ Brown Ears is Back, Jim Henson

Buffalo Gals, Buck Howdy, Pete Seeger – Ageless Kids’ Songs, Prairie Dog Entertainment

Erie Canal (Trad.), Ben Rudnick, A Frog Named Sam, Bartlett Ave. Records

Palisades Park, Freddy “BoomBoom” Cannon, A Child’s Celebration of Dance Music, 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, 17 March, 2012.

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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