Woody's 20 grow big songs

by Guthrie, Woody, 1912-1967.

Format: Music Score 1992
Availability: Available at 2 Libraries 2 of 2 copies
Available (2)
Location Collection Call #
CLP - Main Library First Floor Children's Department - Non-Fiction Collection j M1997.G98 W6 1992
Location  CLP - Main Library
 
Collection  First Floor Children's Department - Non-Fiction Collection
 
Call Number  j M1997.G98 W6 1992
 
 
CLP - Squirrel Hill Children's Non-Fiction Collection j M1997.G98 W6 1992
Location  CLP - Squirrel Hill
 
Collection  Children's Non-Fiction Collection
 
Call Number  j M1997.G98 W6 1992
 
 
Summary
Discovered after 40 years, this never-before-published collection of children's songs by legendary folk music hero Woody Guthrie and his wife has Woody's own spirited watercolor drawings and easy-to-play melody and guitar chords. This true piece of cultural history is sure to inspire laughter, creativity, and joy among Woody Guthrie's fans.
Published Reviews
Booklist Review: "Ages 2-8. Written in 1948 by songwriter Woody Guthrie and his wife, Marjorie, this collection was "lost" for 40 years and appears now for the first time, though the individual pieces have been published in other forms. Music and complete lyrics appear with each song. Showing an intimate knowledge of young children, the book begins with "Wake Up" and ends with "Sleep Eye." In between are promising titles such as "Don't You Push Me Down" and "Pick It Up," as well as the old favorites, "Put Your Finger in the Air" and "Riding in My Car." Woody's ink-and-watercolor wash illustrations show an endearing, childlike verve, if no particular technical skill, and the whole book looks like a laBOR of family love. (Reviewed June 15, 1992)0060202823Carolyn Phelan"
From Booklist, Copyright (c) American Library Association. Used with permission.
Additional Information
Subjects Songs.
Publisher New York, NY :HarperCollins Publishers,1992
Edition 1st ed.
Other Titles 20 grow big songs.
Twenty grow big songs.
Grow big songs.
Songs.
Contributors Guthrie, Marjorie.
Language English
Notes Unacc. melodies; includes chord symbols.
Description 48 unnumbered pages of music : illustrations (some color) ; 24 cm
ISBN 0060202823
0060202831 (lib. bdg.)
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