Activity Songs for Kids

Activity Songs for Kids

Marcia Berman FW07523 / FC 7523

Noted children’s music performer Marcia Berman sings 11original compositions aimed at audiences of young children. She traces her love for music to her own childhood when she and her family sang together on long trips to pass the time. Here, she sings songs about such activities as “Doing Things” and dressing up for “Halloween,” how construction equipment works (“Machines”), and ends with a “Lullaby.” An autobiography of the artist and all song lyrics are included in the liner notes.

Year Released 1956
Record Label Folkways Records
Source Archive Smithsonian Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage
Copyright 2004 Smithsonian Folkways Recordings / 1956 Folkways Records
Genre(s) Children's
Country(s) United States
Culture Group(s) Anglo-American
Instrument(s) Guitar; Vocals
Language(s) English
Subject(s) Music--Juvenile

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101 Birthday Song Marcia Berman 2:35
102 Tug Boats Marcia Berman 2:06
103 Doing Things Marcia Berman 2:19
104 Bunny Song Marcia Berman 1:30
105 I Sing My Dolly a Song (Lullaby) Marcia Berman 2:37
201 Silly Egg Marcia Berman 2:01
202 Ferry Boat Marcia Berman 1:29
203 Halloween Marcia Berman 1:52
204 Machines Marcia Berman 2:19
205 Farm Song Marcia Berman 1:23
206 Lullaby Marcia Berman 2:10
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