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Title Dan Zanes' house party! : a family roots music treasury / by Dan Zanes ; illustrations by Donald Saaf ; music notation by Claudia Eliaza ; additional notation by Billy Buss.

Publication Info. Minneapolis, MN : Young Voyageur Press, an imprint of the Quarto Group, 2018.


Location Call No. Status
 Mansfield, Main Library - Juvenile Nonfiction  J 781.62 ZANES    Check Shelf
Description 1 score (160 pages) : color llustrations ; 24 cm
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Note For voice and piano with interlinear words and chord symbols; additional lyrics printed as text.
Language Staff notation; Chord symbols; Guitar chord diagrams.
Summary The Grammy Award-winning children's artist presents a collection of 64 songs from a cross-section of folk styles along with backgound narratives for each song and essays on the nature of music-making in the home and community.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Blow ye winds : songs of wonder & waves: Erie Canal ; Pay me my money down ; Strike the bell ; Farewell to Nova Scotia ; La sirene, la baleine ; Cape Cod girls ; Shenandoah ; All for me grog ; Titanic -- Red bird : songs of dust & sunshine: Hop up, ladies ; Waltzing Matilda ; Going down to Tampa ; Sail away, ladies ; Go down Emmanuel Road ; Mole in the ground ; Anta gata doko sa ; Water for the elephants ; Saro Jane -- Evening time : songs heard from open windows: We shall not be moved ; Colás ; The Sloop John B ; Crawdad ; Wabash Cannonball ; Salaam ; Down by the riverside ; Wonder Wheel ; Sweet Rosyanne -- Rolling home : songs of gusto & celebration: Son borinqueño ; Daniel in the den ; King Kong kitchie ; This little light of mine ; Rock Island Line ; The farmer is the one ; Smile, smile, smile ; Old Joe Clark ; How do you do? -- By and by : songs of love & community: The welcome table ; Lord Lovel ; Train is a-coming ; Diu diu deng ; Country life ; So glad I'm here ; Panama mwen tombé ; Catch that train ; El botellón -- Songs of childhood & morning dreams: Jane and Louisa ; The rattlin' bog ; Jump up ; Pigogo = The peacock song ; Down in the valley ; Skip to my Lou ; Chocolate ; Fooba Wooba John ; All around the kitchen! ; Pollito chicken -- Linstead Market : songs of mystery & miles: Turn, turn, turn ; Hill and gully rider ; Loch Lomond ; Goodbye, Old Paint ; Dame la mano paloma ; Beautiful isle of somewhere ; Deep blue sea ; Siyahamba ; While the music is playing.
Language Lyrics in English, Haitian Creole, Japanese, Spanish, Arabic, Chinese, and Zulu.
Subject Folk songs.
Folk music.
Children's songs.
Genre/Form Folk songs.
Folk music.
Added Author Zanes, Dan, arranger of music, writer of added commentary.
Saaf, Donald, illustrator.
Added Title House party!
ISBN 9780760362013 (spiral-bound)
0760362017 (spiral-bound)
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