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American Folk Songs for Children

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American Folk Songs for Children

American Folk Songs for Children

by Ruth Crawford Seeger, illustrated by Barbara Cooney

The classic compilation now back in print! Features over 90 folk songs including ballads, chants, spirituals, blues, and singing games; a detailed introduction on teaching songs to kids, providing accompaniment, improvising new words, more. An excellent collection for children, parents, and teachers. P/V/GCh. 190 pp.
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  • Adam Had Seven Sons
  • All Around the Kitchen
  • As I Walked Out One Holiday
  • Baby Dear
  • Billy Barlow
  • Blow, Boys, Blow!
  • Bought Me a Cat
  • Built My Lady a Fine Brick House
  • By’m Bye
  • Clap Your Hands
  • Did You Go to the Barney
  • Do, Do, Pity My Case
  • Dog Tick
  • Down By The Greenwood Sidey
  • Down Came A Lady
  • Ducks in the Millpond
  • Early Monday Morning
  • Eency Weency Spider
  • Fire Down Below
  • Fire Down Below
  • Free Little Bird
  • Frog Went A-Courtin’
  • Going Down To Town
  • Goodbye Julie
  • Goodbye Old Paint
  • Go To Sleepy
  • Hanging Out the Linen Clothes
  • Have A Lttle Dog
  • Here Sits a Monkey
  • Hop, Old Squirrel
  • How Old Are You
  • How Old Are You
  • Hush, Little Baby
  • Hush ‘n’ Bye
  • I Got a Letter This Morning
  • I’m Going To Join The Army
  • It Rained A Mist
  • Jesus Borned in Bethlea
  • Jim Along Josie
  • Jim Crack Corn
  • Jingle at the Windows
  • John Henry
  • Johnny Get Your Hair Cut
  • Juba
  • Little Bird, Little Bird
  • Lula Gal
  • Mary Had A Baby
  • Mary Wore Her Red Dress
  • Monday Morning Go to School
  • My Horses Ain’t Hungry
  • Oh, John the Rabbit
  • Oh Oh The Sunshine
  • Old Aunt Kate
  • Old Joe Clark
  • Old Mister Rabbit
  • Old Molly Hare
  • One Cold and Frosty Morning
  • Pick a Bale of cotton
  • Poor Old Crow
  • Pretty Little Girl with the Red dress On
  • Rain, Come Wet Me
  • Rain Or Shine
  • Riding in the Buggy, Miss Mary Jane
  • Roll That Brown Jug Down To Town
  • Rose, Rose, and Up She Rises
  • Run, Chillen, Run
  • Sally Go Around The Sunshine
  • Scraping Up Sand in the Bottom Of The Sea
  • She’ll Be Coming Round The Mountain
  • Skip-a To My Lou
  • Such a Getting Upstairs
  • Sweet Water Rolling
  • The Cherry Tree Carol
  • The Closet Key
  • The Juniper Tree
  • The Little Black Train
  • The Little Pig
  • There Was A Man And He Was Mad
  • The Sailing in the Boat
  • The Train Is A-Coming
  • The Wind Blow East
  • This Lady She Wears a Dark Green Shawl
  • This old Hammer
  • This Old Man
  • Toodala
  • Turtle Dove
  • Walk Along John
  • What Did You Have for Your Supper
  • What’ll We Do With the Baby ?
  • What Shall We Do When We All Go Out
  • When I Was a Young Maid
  • When The Train Comes Along
  • When The Train Comes Along
  • Where Oh Where Is Pretty Little Susie ?
  • Who Built The Ark? Noah Noah
  • Who’s that Tapping at the Window
  • Yonder She Comes

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