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Songs Children Love to Sing

Songs Children Love to Sing

An anthology of earlier recordings celebrating Jenkins' 40 years of recording for Folkways Records and Smithsonian Folkways. Jenkins selected 17 songs that are especially popular with children from the hundreds she has recorded for Folkways since 1956. The enclosed booklet includes song texts and a list of other Ella Jenkins recordings. "Appealing and immediately accessible to children...pleasurable listening for all ages." —Seattle's Child

Track Listing

101
This A-Way That a Way Ella Jenkins 1:41
102
Miss Mary Mack Ella Jenkins 1:59
103
Toom-Bah-Ee-Lero Ella Jenkins 1:31
104
Little Charlie Just Off the Pickle Boat Ella Jenkins 3:45
105
Follow the Leader Ella Jenkins 1:49
106
Please is a Pleasant Expression Ella Jenkins 3:09
107
Many Pretty Trees All Around the World Ella Jenkins 3:42
108
The Muffin Man Ella Jenkins 1:25
109
This Old Man Ella Jenkins 3:53
110
Duke Duke Ella Jenkins 1:10
111
Ten Green Bottles Ella Jenkins 1:41
112
On a Holiday Ella Jenkins 2:01
113
Harmonica for Hanukkah Ella Jenkins 1:51
114
Stop and Go/Language Lesson Ella Jenkins 4:34
115
The World is Big, The World is Small Ella Jenkins 1:54
116
Tu Cantaras, Yo Cantare Ella Jenkins 2:18
117
The Wilderness Ella Jenkins 3:15

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