Tell Us A Tale Tunes

3 March 2013

Road Sign Cities

Theme: Cities & Places

[Format: Song, Artist, CD, Label]

Sioux City Sue, Riders In The Sky, Public Cowboy #1 – The Music Of Gene Autry, Rounder

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

I’m Going to Leave Old Texas Now, Riders in the Sky, Saddle Pals, Rounder

Red River Valley, Buck Howdy, Pete Seeger – Ageless Kids’ Songs, Prairie Dog Entertainment

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

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

Loch Lomond, Dan Zanes and Natalie Merchant, Catch That Train, Festival Five Records

Shady Grove, Doc Watson, …Sings Songs For Little Pickers, Sugarhill

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

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

Kentucky, The Louvin Brothers, 20 All Time Greatest Hits, Tee Vee Records

Blue Moon Of Kentucky, Bill Monroe and the Bluegrass Boys,  Smithsonian Folkways Roots Collection, Smithsonian Folkways Recordings

Old Virginia, Crooked Still, Hop High, Signature Sounds

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

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

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

Battle of New Orleans, Johnny Horton, A Child’s Celebration of Dance Music, Music For Little People

Palisades Park, Freddy “BoomBoom” Cannon, A Child’s Celebration of Dance Music, Music For Little People

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

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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, 9 March, 2013.

Calling Dr. Seuss…

And to Think That I Saw It on Mulberry Street
Author: Dr. Seuss
Illustrator: Dr. Seuss
Publisher: Random House; ISBN 0-394-84494-7

Song: Whale of a Tale (Walt Disney’s 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea)
Singer: Kirk Douglas

Yertle the Turtle (and other stories)
Author: Dr. Seuss
Illustrator: Dr. Seuss
Publisher: Random House; ISBN 0-394-90087-1

Song: If I Ran the World
Artist: John McCutcheon
CD: Family Garden

Green Eggs and Ham
Author: Dr. Seuss
Illustrator: Dr. Seuss
Publisher: Random House; ISBN 0-394-90016-2

Song: Don’t Eat the Food That is Sitting On Your Plate
Artist: Barry Louis Polisar
CD: Teacher’s Favorites

Gertrude McFuzz (from Yertle the Turtle and other stories)
Author: Dr. Seuss
Illustrator: Dr. Seuss
Publisher: Random House; ISBN 0-394-90087-1

Song: What’s the Matter With You
Artist: Bill Harley
CD: Monsters in the Bathroom

The Cat in the Hat
Author: Dr. Seuss
Illustrator: Dr. Seuss
Publisher: Random House; ISBN 0-394-80001-X

Song (Film): That Darn Cat (Walt Disney’s That Darn Cat)
Artist: Bobby Troup

Too Many Daves (from The Sneetches and Other Stories)
Author: Dr. Seuss
Illustrator: Dr. Seuss
Publisher: Random House; ISBN 0-394-80089-3

Tune: Bob and Bob
Artists: Trout Fishing in America
CD: My Best Day

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