German Children's Songs, Vol. 2

German Children's Songs, Vol. 2

Ernst Wolff FW07271 / FC 7271

Ernst Wolff (1905–1991), a classically trained singer of opera and German lieder (art song), recorded a total of five albums of German songs for Folkways from 1959 to 1961. Two of the recordings focus on children’s music. Accompanying himself on the piano, volume 2 includes not only songs but a variety of singing games. Liner notes provide instructions, along with German lyrics and "singable" English translations.

Year Released 1961
Record Label Folkways Records
Source Archive Smithsonian Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage
Copyright 2004 Smithsonian Folkways Recordings / 1961 Folkways Records
Genre(s) Children's; World
Country(s) Germany
Instrument(s) Piano; Vocals
Subject(s) Music--Juvenile; World music

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101 Bauernlied Ernst Wolff 1:42
102 Winter Ade Ernst Wolff 1:21
103 Ward Ein Bluemchen Ernst Wolff 2:21
104 Vogel Singen Ernst Wolff 1:27
105 Klappert die Muehle, Es Ernst Wolff 1:17
106 Ich Geh Durch Einen Grasgruenen Wald Ernst Wolff 1:35
107 Maennlein Steht in Walde, Ein Ernst Wolff 0:57
108 Weisst Du, Wieviel Sternlein Stehen Ernst Wolff 1:39
109 Kindchen Soll Schlafen Ernst Wolff 0:56
110 Guter Mond, Du Gehst So Stille Ernst Wolff 2:01
111 Muede Bin Ich Geh Zur Ruh Ernst Wolff 1:48
201 O Du Lieber Augustin Ernst Wolff 1:31
202 Es Geht Nichts Ueber Die Gemuetlichkeit Ernst Wolff 1:00
203 Tanzliedchen Ernst Wolff 1:09
204 Dornroeschen Ernst Wolff 2:09
205 Alle Meine Entchen Ernst Wolff 0:44
206 Haeschen in der Grube Ernst Wolff 1:01
207 Adam Hatte Sieben Soehne Ernst Wolff 1:39
208 Ziegt Her Eure Fuesschen Ernst Wolff 1:04
209 Meine Muehle, Die Braucht Wind Ernst Wolff 0:36
210 Es Tanzt Ein Bi-Ba Butzemann Ernst Wolff 0:48
211 Trara! Die Post Is Da! Ernst Wolff 1:35
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