Tell Us A Tale Tunes

24 April 2011

Theme: Travelin’ to Grandma’s For Easter (and elsewhere)…

[Format: Song, Artist, CD, Label]

Ol’ Dan Tucker, John Langstaff, Songs For Singing Children, Revels Records

Whoa Mule!, Mainer Band, Songs of the South: American Folk Songs For Children, Vol. 4, Atlantic/Wea

Horse and Buggy, Sweet Honey In the Rock, All For Freedom, Music For Little People

A Horse Named Bill, Jerry Garcia and David Grisman, Not For Kids Only, Acoustic Disc

The Surrey with the Fringe on Top (from Oklahoma), Gordon McRae, Shirley Jones and Charlotte Greenwood, A Child’s Celebration of Broadway, Music For Little People

She’ll Be Comin’ ‘Round the Mountain, Mike & Peggy Seeger, American Folksongs For Children, Rounder Records

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

Ride Cowboy Ride, Buck Howdy, Giddyup, Prairie Dog Entertainment

Yippie-Yi-Yo and Away We Go, Riders in the Sky,  Saddle Pals, Rounder

The Surrey with the Fringe on Top (from Oklahoma), Gordon McRae, Shirley Jones and Charlotte Greenwood, A Child’s Celebration of Broadway, Music For Little People

18 Wheels on the Big Rig, Trout Fishing in America, Mine!, Trout Records

Route 66, Chuck Berry, Songs for the Car, Universal

Riding in My Car, Woody Guthrie, Smithsonian Folkways Children’s Collection, Smithsonian Folkways

Car Song, Woody Guthrie, Smithsonian Folkways Children’s Collection, Smithsonian Folkways Recordings

Barefootin’, Robert Parker, A Child’s Celebration of Soul, Music For Little People

Get on the Good Foot, James Brown, A Child’s Celebration of Soul, Music For Little People

Put Your Little Foot, Tex-I-An Boys, Cowboy Songs On Folkways, Smithsonian Folkways Recordings

Charlie on the MTA, The Folk Tradition, Campfire, Wicked Good Sing-Alongs

My Little Rooster, Alameda Riddle, Songs of the South: American Folk Songs For Children, Vol. 4, Atlantic/Wea

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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, 30 April, 2011.

Classic Stories & Tales…

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

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

The Story of Ferdinand
Author: Munro Leaf
Illustrator: Robert Lawson
Publisher: Viking; ISBN 0-670-67424-9

Song: Simple Gifts
Artist: Jan Smith (live on Tell Us A Tale)

I Had Trouble in Getting to Solla Sollew
Author: Dr. Seuss
Illustrator: Dr. Seuss
Publisher: Random House; ISBN 0-394-80092-3

Song: Don’t You Push Me Down
Artist: Taj Mahal
CD: Sing Along with Putumayo

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