Tell Us A Tale Tunes

21 April 2013

Happy Thanksgiving!

Theme: Food

[Format: Song, Artist, CD, Label]

Donuts, Barry Louis Polisar, A Little Different, Rainbow Morning Music

The Muffin Man, Ella Fitzgerald, Miss Ella’s Playhouse, Verve

Potato Chips, Slim Gaillard and His Baker’s Dozen, Jazz For Kids, Verve

Mashed Potatoes, ALO, Ditties For Kiddies, Little Kids Rock

Watermelon, John McCutcheon, Family Garden, Rounder

Great Green Gobs, Penn Jillette, Goobers, Vol. 1, Elemental Music

Hot Corn, Cold Corn, Jerry Garcia and David Grisman, Not For Kids Only, Acoustic Disc

Bolitas De Arroz Con Pollo, Jose Conde Y Ola Fresca, Picnic Playground, Putumayo Kids Presents

Shortnin’ Bread, Selloane with Famoro Dioubate, Jazz Playground, Putumayo Kids Present

Pico de Gallo, Trout Fishing in America, Big Trouble, Trout Records

Whoever Shall Have Some Good Peanuts, Sam Hinton, Whoever Shall Have Some Good Peanuts, Smithsonian Folkways Recordings

What I Want Is A Proper Cup Of Coffee, Trout Fishing in America, Big Trouble, Trout Records

On Top of Spaghetti, The Persuasions, On the Good Ship Lollipop, Music For Little People

Lollipop, The Chordettes,  A Child’s Celebration of Rock n’ Roll, Music For Little People

Yes! We Have No Bananas, Louis Prima, Jazz For Kids, Verve

Apples and Bananas, MFLP Crew, A Child’s Celebration of Silliest Songs, Music For Little People

Never Cook Your Sister In A Frying Pan, Barry Louis Polisar, Naughty Songs for Boys and Girls, Rainbow Morning Music

I Know an Old Lady, Pete Seeger, Birds Beasts Bugs and Fishes, Smithsonian Folkways Recordings

Does Your Chewing Gum Lose Its Flavor, Lonnie Donegan, A Child’s Celebration of Rock n’ Roll, Music For Little People

Chewing Gum, New Lost City Ramblers, Old Timey Songs For Children, Smithsonian Folkways Recordings

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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, 27 April, 2013.

Heaven & Earth…

The Spider Who Created the World
Author: Amy MacDonald
Illustrator: G. Brian Karas
Publisher: Orchard Books; ISBN 0-531-09505-3

Bed: Mozart’s Adagio from Sonata in F-Major K. 332
Artist: Ric Louchard
CD: G’Night Wolfgang

Song: Teency Weency Spider
Artist: Pete Seeger
CD: Birds, Beasts, Bugs and Fishes (Little and Big)

The Mud Pony, a traditional Skidi Pawnee Native American tale
Author: Caron Lee Cohen(retold by)
Illustrator: Shonto Begay
Publisher: Scholastic; ISBN 0-590-41525-5

Musical Bed: R. Carlos Nakai, Desert Dance

How Rabbit Stole the Fire, a Native American legend
Author: Joanna Troughton
Illustrator: Joanna Troughton
Publisher: Bedrick/Blackie; ISBN 0-872-26040-2

Musical Bed: R. Carlos Nakai, Desert Dance

Boots and the Glass Mountain, a Norwegian tale
Author: Claire Martin (retold by)
Illustrator: Gennady Spirin
Publisher: Dial Books; ISBN 0-803-71110-7

Musical Bed: John Bullard, Bach on the Banjo

The Mountain That Loved a Bird
Author: Alice McLerran
Illustrator: Eric Carle
Publisher: Simon and Schuster; ISBN 0-887-08000-6

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