There was an old lady who swallowed a fly --and more sing-along favorites

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Summary
There was an old lady who swallowed a fly: A traditional version of a famous American folk poem; This land is your land: America's favorite folk song shows how this land was made for you and me; Frog went a-courtin': American folk song about the courtship and marriage of a frog and a mouse; Over the meadow: a counting song for children filled with the beauty and wonder of meadow life; Giraffes can't dance: Gerald the giraffe is too clumsy to dance with all the other animals at the Jungle Dance, until he finds the right music; Dem bones: A rendition of a traditional African American spiritual; The Chinese violin: A young Chinese child immigrates to Canada with her father, and their hardship is relieved by the beautiful music of Chinese violins; Changes, changes: Two wooden dolls travel by rearranging wooden building blocks to form various objects.
Contents
There was an old lady who swallowed a fly
This land is your land
Frog went a-courtin'
Over in the meadow
Giraffes can't dance
Dem bones
Chinese violin
Changes, changes.

Additional Information
Series Scholastic storybook treasures.
Subjects Animals -- Juvenile films.
Hunger -- Juvenile films.
Music -- Juvenile films.
Folk songs, English -- United States -- Texts -- Juvenile films.
Meadows -- Juvenile films.
Dance -- Juvenile films.
Human skeleton -- Juvenile films.
Bones -- Juvenile films.
Fathers and daughters -- Juvenile films.
Chinese Canadians -- Juvenile films.
Immigrants -- Canada -- Juvenile films.
Emigration and immigration -- Juvenile films.
Toys -- Juvenile films.
Blocks (Toys) -- Juvenile films.
Voyages and travels -- Juvenile films.
Children's films.
Animated films.
Folk songs, English.
Children's songs.
Fiction films.
Publisher [Norwalk, Conn.] :Weston Woods Studios :2009
Distributed by New Video,
Other Titles There was an old lady who swallowed a fly.
This land is your land.
Frog went a-courtin'.
Over in the meadow.
Giraffes can't dance.
Dem bones.
Chinese violin.
Changes, changes.
Contributors Lauper, Cyndi, 1953-
Jakobsen, Kathy.
Guthrie, Arlo.
Rojankovsky, Feodor, 1891-1970.
Young, Rust.
Sundrud, Jack.
Robertson, Mae.
Parker-Rees, Guy.
Williams, Billy Dee, 1937-
Malo, Raul.
Li, Lulu.
Barner, Bob.
Chang, Joe.
Taback, Simms. There was an old lady who swallowed a fly.
Guthrie, Woody, 1912-1967. This land is your land.
Langstaff, John, 1920-2005. Frog went a-courtin'.
Langstaff, John, 1920-2005. Over in the meadow.
Andreae, Giles, 1966- Giraffes can't dance.
Barner, Bob. Dem bones.
Thien, Madeleine, 1974- Chinese violin.
Hutchins, Pat, 1942-2017. Changes, changes.
Scholastic Inc.
Weston Woods Studios.
New Video Group.
Participants/Performers There was an old lady who swallowed a fly: Narrated and sung by Cyndi Lauper ; additional voices, Leigh Corra, Paul R. Gagne, Melissa Reilly.
This land is your land: performed by Arlo Guthrie.
Frog went a-courtin': Music and vocals arranged and performed by Rusty Young and Jack Sundrud.
Over in the meadow: Music arranged and performed by Mae Robertson.
Giraffes can't dance: Narrated by Billy Dee Williams.
Dem bones: Music & vocals by Raul Malo ; narration & additional vocal by Chris Thomas King.
The Chinese violin: Voice, Lulu Li.
Audience Recommended for ages 2-7.
Language English
Notes Title from container.
There was an old lady who swallowed a fly based on the book written and illustrated by Simms Taback. New York : Viking,
This land is your land based on the book written by Woody Guthrie ; illustrated by Kathy Jakobsen. Boston, MA : Little, Brown, c1998.
Frog went a-courtin' based on the book written by John Langstaff ; illustrated by Feodo Rojankovsky. New York : Harcourt, Brace, 1955.
Over in the meadow based on the book written by John Langstaff ; illustrated by Feodo Rojankovsky. New York : Harcourt, Brace, c1957.
Giraffes can't dance based on the book written by Giles Andreae ; illustrated by Guy Parker-Rees. London : Orchard Books, 1999.
Dem bones based on the book written and illustrated by Bob Barner. San Francisco : Chronicle Books, c1996.
The Chinese violin based on the book written by Madelleine Thien ; illustrated by Joe Chang. Vancouver : Whitecap Books, c2001.
Changes, changes based on the book written and illustrated by Pat Hutchins. New York : Macmillan Co., c1971.
System Details DVD.
Description 1 videodisc (approximately 65 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
ISBN 0545168228
9780545168229
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