Tell Us A Tale Tunes

9 January 2011

Theme: Catch That Train

[Format: Song, Artist, CD, Label]

The Little Black Train, Mike & Peggy Seeger, American Folksongs For Children, Rounder Records

Little Red Caboose, Buckwheat Zydeco, Choo Choo Boogaloo, Music For Little People

The Little Engine That Could, Burl Ives, … Sings Little White Duck, Columbia

Monkey and the Engineer, Little Mo Mc’Coury, Little Mo Mc’Coury, McCoury Music

Old 97, Buck Howdy, Pete Seeger – Ageless Kids’ Songs, Prairie Dog Entertainment

Rock Island Line, Lead Belly, ...Sings For Children, Smithsonian Folkways Recordings

Freight Train, Abe Spear of King Wilkie, Live on Tell Us A Tale (2003)

Train 45, Smiley Hobbs, Classic Bluegrass from Smithsonian Folkways, Smithsonian Folksways Recordings

* Swing Low Sweet Chariot, The Persuasions, On the Good Ship Lollipop, Music For Little People

Train Song Medley, The Persuasions, On the Good Ship Lollipop, Music For Little People

The Midnight Train, Dan Zanes, Parades and Panoramas, Festival Five Records

Nine Pound Hammer, Jim and Jesse, Y’All Come: The Essential Jim & Jesse, Sony

I’ve Been Working on the Railroad, Pete Seeger, Song and Playtime, Smithsonian Folkways Recordings

Train Time, Forrest City Joe, Songs of the South: American Folk Songs For Children, Vol. 4, Atlantic/Wea

New River Train, Bill Monroe, The Essential Bill Monroe & The Monroe Brothers, RCA

Railroad Bill, Hobart Smith, Classic Folk Music, Smithsonian Folkways Recordings

Orange Blossom Special, The Stonemans, 20 Bluegrass Originals – Instrumentals (Various), Gusto Records

* Accidentally Played (but still a great piece)

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