Tell Us A Tale Tunes

23 October 2011

Theme: The Name Game

[Format: Song, Artist, CD, Label]

Name Game, Shirley Ellis, A Child’s Celebration of Rock n’ Roll, Music For Little People

Barbara Ann, The Beach Boys, A Child’s Celebration of Dance Music, Music For Little People

Melinda the Mousie, Ella Fitzgerald, Miss Ella’s Playhouse, Verve

Charlie Brown, The Coasters, A Child’s Celebration of Rock n’ Roll, Music For Little People

Willie & The Hand Jive, Johnny Otis, A Child’s Celebration of Rock n’ Roll, Music For Little People

B.B. King, B.B. King with Bert, Benny Rabbit, Big Bird and Baby Bear, Songs From the Street: 35 Years of Music, Koch Records

Chloe, Spike Jones, The Very Worst of Spike Jones, Nimbus Records

Lydia, the Tattooed Lady, Rowlf the Dog, Ol’ Brown Ears is Back, Jim Henson

Cushie Butterfield, Sting, Every Child Deserves a Lifetime, Shout Factory

My Friend Jake, Barry Louis Polisar, Teachers’s Favorites, Rainbow Morning Music

Bob and Bob, Trout Fishing in America, My Best Day, Trout Records

Pecos Bill, Tex Ritter (Featuring Andy Parker and The Plainsmen), Vintage Collections, Capital

Casey Jones (Instrum.), Henry Grady Terrell, Classic Railroad Songs from Smithsonian Folkways, Smithsonian Folkways Recordings

Jerry, Go Oil That Car, Haywire Mac, Classic Railroad Songs from Smithsonian Folkways, Smithsonian Folkways Recordings

Railroad Bill, Walt Robertson, Classic Railroad Songs from Smithsonian Folkways, Smithsonian Folkways Recordings

Railroad Bill, Taj Majal, Shake Sugaree, Music For Little People

Steamboat Bill Boogie, Delmore Brothers, The Delmore Brothers: More from the 1930 Plus the 1940s and 1950s (Disc 4), JSP

John Henry, Doc Watson, …Sings Songs For Little Pickers, Sugarhill

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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, 29 October, 2011.

Listener Favorites…

Horton Hatches the Egg
Author: Dr. Seuss
Illustrator: Dr. Seuss
Publisher: Random House; ISBN 0-394-90077-4

Song: Elephant Taffic Jam
Artist: Gunnar Madsen
CD: Old Mr. Mackle Hackle

A Bad Case of Stripes
Author: David Shannon
Illustrator: David Shannon
Publisher: Blue Sky Press; ISBN 0-590-92997-6

Song: Cindy’s Absent
Artist: Barry Louis Polisar
CD: Teacher’s Favorites

Bartholomew and the Oobleck
Author: Dr. Seuss
Illustrator: Dr. Seuss
Publisher: Random House; ISBN 0-394-90075-8

Song: Meteors/The Perseid
Artist: John McCutcheon
CD: Summersongs

How the Stars Fell Into the Sky, a Navajo legend
Author: Jerrie Oughton (retold by)
Illustrator: Lisa Desimini
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin; ISBN 0-395-58798-0

Musical Bed: R. Carlos Nakai, Desert Dance

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