American Folk, Game and Activity Songs

American Folk, Game and Activity Songs

Pete Seeger SFW45056

Kick off your shoes, tap your feet, and clap your hands along with Pete Seeger, whose contagious performances have introduced generations of children to the richness of traditional American music. Accompanied by his banjo, Pete Seeger presents 22 songs for young children that the whole family will enjoy. Extensive notes include lyrics and some instructions for dance. Especially for children 3 to 7. 59 minutes. Originally released as "American Folk Songs for Children." Winner of the 2001 Early Childhood News' Director's Choice Award Winner of the Parents' Choice 2000 Audio Classic Award.

2001 Early Childhood News Director's Choice Award, 2000 Parents Choice Classic Choice Bronze Award

Year Released 2000
Record Label Smithsonian Folkways Recordings
Source Archive Smithsonian Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage
Copyright 2000 Smithsonian Folkways Recordings
Genre(s) American Folk; Children's
Country(s) United States
Culture Group(s) Anglo-American
Instrument(s) Banjo; Vocals
Language(s) English
Subject(s) Folk songs--United States; Folksong revival; Music--Juvenile

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101 Bought Me a Cat Pete Seeger 3:14
102 The Blue Tailed Fly (Jimmie Crack Corn) Pete Seeger 2:18
103 The Train is A-Coming Pete Seeger 3:09
104 This Old Man Pete Seeger 2:38
105 Froggie Went A-Courtin' Pete Seeger 4:25
106 Jim Along Josie Pete Seeger 2:07
107 There Was an Old Man and He Was Mad Pete Seeger 1:46
108 Clap Your Hands Pete Seeger 3:01
109 She'll Be Coming Around the Mountain Pete Seeger 1:56
110 All Around the Kitchen Pete Seeger 2:04
111 Billy Barlow Pete Seeger 2:38
112 I Know a Little Girl Pete Seeger 2:21
113 I Want to Be a Farmer Pete Seeger 2:50
114 Skip to My Lou Pete Seeger 3:35
115 Candy Gal Pete Seeger 5:02
116 Ring Around the Rosy / Here We Go Round the Mulberry Bush / London Bridge (medley) Pete Seeger 1:01
117 Shoo Fly Pete Seeger 1:47
118 Liza Jane Pete Seeger 1:49
119 Pig in the Parlor Pete Seeger 2:32
120 New River Train Pete Seeger 2:56
121 Yankee Doodle Pete Seeger 1:47
122 Jolly is the Miller Pete Seeger 4:15
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