Tuesday, February 23, 2010

New Children's Music Picks

For children and parents that like something a little more funky & unique in their music selections, here are a few music picks new to the Corvallis-Benton County Public Library's juvenile music collection:
"Fifteen catchy songs about real and imaginary field trips from this award winning band of elementary school teachers." - from CDBaby.com.
To get a feel for Recess Monkey's style, view the video below:

This is a kids indie concept album on nutrition. The songs feature kazoos, slide whistles, and pump organs. Listed as one of About.com's Best Kids Music of 2009.
The Sippy Cups: The Time Machine
The Sippy Cups are recommended for kids who are fans of Justin Roberts and The Beatles. Recommended for parents who are fans of The Beatles, The Flaming Lips, and similar artists.

1 comment:

Playing by the book said...

I wish our public library stocked these CDs! There is so much good kid music out there now - stuff that helps to keep us adults sane as well as the kids happy. So much better than CD after CD of TV theme music....