cELLAbration: A Tribute to Ella Jenkins

cELLAbration: A Tribute to Ella Jenkins

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Ella Jenkins, "The First Lady of Children's Music," has made dozens of Folkways recordings and earned countless awards in a 50-year career, including the Lifetime Achievement Award from The Recording Academy. On this album, some of today's finest folk and children's performers pay tribute to Ella Jenkins with sparkling new renditions of her timeless repertoire. Styles including folk, salsa, country-western, Dixieland, old-time string band, ragtime, and mariachi all come together with a wonderful children's chorus to honor Ella in the best way possible. Prepare to sing along! 18 tracks. 44 minutes. Click here to purchase the DVD of cELLAbration: A Tribute to Ella Jenkins


AWARDS
2005 GRAMMY Award for Best Musical Album For Children

Year Released 2004
Record Label Smithsonian Folkways Recordings
Source Archive Smithsonian Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage

Copyright 2004 Smithsonian Folkways Recordings

Genre(s) Children's
Country(s) United States
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101 You'll Sing a Song and I'll Sing a Song Cathy Fink 3:12
102 Did You Feed My Cow? Sweet Honey in the Rock 1:53
103 Dulce, Dulce Michele Valeri 3:10
104 I Know a Tom Tom Paxton 1:23
105 Please Is a Pleasant Expression Tom Chapin 2:29
106 Let's All Sing a Yodeling Song Riders in the Sky 3:18
107 The World of Whickum-Whackum Bill Harley 3:05
108 Jambo Red Grammer 2:38
109 The Union Team John McCutcheon 0:18
110 Turkey in the Straw John McCutcheon & Band 3:40
111 The World Is Big, The World Is Small Pete Seeger 1:47
112 Rushing Around Russia Mike Stein 0:56
113 The Hukilau Song Marcy Marxer 3:28
114 Go Miss Mary Mack (medley) Sweet Honey in the Rock 3:02
115 Toom-Bah-Ee-Lero Cathy Fink 2:02
116 La Raspa / Fiesta De Niños (medley) Mariachi Los Camperos 4:05
117 Circle of Friends Spencer Perkins 0:11
118 Sing Me a Song Again, Ella University Park Children's Ensemble 3:54
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