Tell Us A Tale Tunes

24 November 2013

Happy Thanksgiving!

Theme: Food & Family (in honor of Thanksgiving)

[Format: Song, Artist, CD, Label]

Turkey Song, Mike and Peggy Seeger, Animal Folk Songs For Children (CD One), Rounder

Turkey in the Straw, John McCutcheon and Friends, cELLAbration, Smithsonian Folkways Recordings

Turkey in the Straw, The Bottle Let Me Down, Bloodshot Records

Turkey Gone, Ken Waldman, Fiddling Poets on Parade, Self

Mayonnaise and Pumpernickel Bread, Gunnar Madsen, Ants in My Pants, G-Spot (City Hall)

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

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

Cheese, Peas, Pickles & Bananas, Nora O’Connor & Steve Frisbie, The Bottle Let Me Down, Bloodshot Records

Pickle Juice, Deep Fried Pickle Project, Ditties For Kiddies, Little Kids Rock

I Never Harmed an Onion, Rowlf the Dog, Ol’ Brown Ears is Back, Jim Henson

Chicken Lips and Lizard Hips, Bruce Springsteen, Every Child Deserves a Lifetime, Shout Factory

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

Winter Squash Soup, Forest Sun, Just For Fun, Painted Sun

Soup, Soup, Cathy & Marcy with guest Christylez Bacon, Banjo Beat Box, Community Music, Inc.

I’m My Own Grandpa, Chet Atkins, A Child’s Celebration of Silliest Songs, Music For Little People

Grandma’s Feather Bed (Jim Conner), Brenda Lee, Celebration of Country, Music For Little People

My Mother Ran Away Today, Barry Louis Polisar, Naughty Songs for Boys and Girls, Rainbow Morning Music

All Together Singing in the Kitchen, The Nields, All Together Singing in the Kitchen, Peter Quince Productions

Is My Family, John McCutcheon, Family Garden, Rounder

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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 November, 2013.

Giving Thanks For Friends & Family…

The Mysterious Giant of Barletta: an Italian Folktale
Author: Tomie DePaola (Retold by)
Illustrator: Tomie De Paola
Publisher: Harcourt Brace Jovanovich; ISBN 0-152-30776-1

Song: Bella Notte (Walt Disney’s Lady and the Tramp)

The Man Who Kept House, a Norwegian tale
Author: Kathleen and Michael Hague (retold by)
Illustrator: Michael Hague
Publisher: Harcourt Brace Jovanovich; ISBN 0-152-51698-0

Song: Respect
Artist: Aretha Franklin

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

Stone Soup, an old story
Storytellers: Peter Jones and Jen Hoffman

Song: Let Us Come In
Artist: Pete Seeger
CD: Song and Play Time

Sody Sallyratus, an Appalachian tale
Author: Teri Sloat (retold by)
Illustrator: Teri Sloat
Publisher: Dutton Children’s Books; ISBN 0-525-45609-0

Song: Biscuit Blues
Artists: Riders in the Sky
CD: Saddle Pals

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