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1, 2, 3 and a Zing Zing Zing
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(Folkways Records, 1953), 25 mins

Created as a sample of what one might hear on a typical summer day in New York City, Tony Schwartz’s 1952 soundscape features the street games and songs of children of West Midtown Manhattan. The distinctive variety of rhythms and melodies are demonstrative of the nationalities represented in one of the many et...

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(Folkways Records, 1953), 25 mins
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1, 2, 3 CANTIAMO
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(Azzurra Music, 2005), 28 mins
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10 Cançons I El Conte D'en Meloneti
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performed by Articulat (Música Trapella-Música Global Discogràfica, 2009), 50 mins
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performed by Articulat (Música Trapella-Música Global Discogràfica, 2009), 50 mins
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15 Canciones Infantiles 1
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(Meta/Difosa, 2008), 56 mins
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15 Canciones Infantiles 2
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(Meta/Difosa, 2008), 57 mins
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Abiyoyo and Other Story Songs for Children
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(Smithsonian Folkways Recordings, 1991), 42 mins
A wonderful collection of story songs, including the famous saga of the kindly giant Abiyoyo. Parents and kids can follow along with the complete text in the enclosed booklet. "An essential collection." —Record Roundup
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(Smithsonian Folkways Recordings, 1991), 42 mins
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African American Legacy Series: A Life of Song
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(Smithsonian Folkways Recordings, 2011), 37 mins, 21 page(s)

In A Life of Song, Ella Jenkins, “The First Lady of Children’s Music,” offers stories and songs that speak to her youthful years as an African American child in a multi-cultural world. Her career of more than a half century earned her the first Lifetime Achievement Grammy award for a children’s music art...

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(Smithsonian Folkways Recordings, 2011), 37 mins, 21 page(s)
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Village Work Songs:  Meal and Corn Husking
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produced by Moses Asch, 1905-1986 and Cornel Wilde, 1912-1989; in African Music from the Film - The Naked Prey (Folkways Records, 1966), 7 mins
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produced by Moses Asch, 1905-1986 and Cornel Wilde, 1912-1989; in African Music from the Film - The Naked Prey (Folkways Records, 1966), 7 mins
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Afro-American Tales and Games
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(Folkways Records, 1980), 52 mins

A jingle of African bells, a dramatic call of "Sto--ry! Sto--rytelling ti--me! ie yie yie yie yie," and the journey begins! Linda Goss, award-winning "Traveling Storyteller," enchants children with African tales and games (and American storytelling, too). Among the characters she introduces is the lazy Jack Rabb...

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(Folkways Records, 1980), 52 mins
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Alice In Wonderland
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(Vanilla OMP, 2009), 1 hour 25 mins
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