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John Langstaff (1920–2005)

Autor/a de Frog went a-courtin'

44+ obres 2,638 Membres 59 Ressenyes 1 preferits

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Obres de John Langstaff

Frog went a-courtin' (1955) 1,123 exemplars, 38 ressenyes
Over in the Meadow (1957) 546 exemplars, 6 ressenyes
Oh, A-Hunting We Will Go (1974) 429 exemplars, 2 ressenyes
On Christmas Day in the Morning: A Traditional Carol (1959) — Pròleg — 104 exemplars, 2 ressenyes
The Christmas Revels Songbook (1985) — Complier — 74 exemplars, 1 ressenya
The Golden Vanity (1972) 17 exemplars, 2 ressenyes
Ol' Dan Tucker (1963) — Autor — 16 exemplars, 1 ressenya
The swapping boy (1960) — Autor — 11 exemplars, 1 ressenya
The Two Magicians (1973) 5 exemplars
Songs for Singing Children (1996) 1 exemplars
Man and Christmas Verse (1947) 1 exemplars

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Nom normalitzat
Langstaff, John
Nom oficial
Langstaff, John Meredith
Data de naixement
1920-12-24
Data de defunció
2005-12-13
Gènere
male
Nacionalitat
USA
Professions
musician
teacher

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“Frong Went A-Courtin’”, as we’re told in the introduction by John Langstaff, is a story song that’s at least 400 years old. It traveled to America with English and Scottish immigrants and is now part of cutlure of the southern Appalachian mountains. In this silly tale, Frog goes to court Miss Mousie and what results is a hilarious wedding populated with the local fauna. The illustrations are in a simple color palette but beautifully drawn with much whimsical detail and feeling to add to the wedding story. The tune is simple and easy to learn, but very fun and lively to sing.… (més)
 
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KristenRoper | Hi ha 37 ressenyes més | Jun 18, 2024 |
“Frong Went A-Courtin’”, as we’re told in the introduction by John Langstaff, is a story song that’s at least 400 years old. It traveled to America with English and Scottish immigrants and is now part of cutlure of the southern Appalachian mountains. In this silly tale, Frog goes to court Miss Mousie and what results is a hilarious wedding populated with the local fauna. The illustrations are in a simple color palette but beautifully drawn with much whimsical detail and feeling to add to the wedding story. The tune is simple and easy to learn, but very fun and lively to sing.… (més)
 
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KristenRoper | Hi ha 37 ressenyes més | Jun 18, 2024 |
Genre
Classics
Picture books for children
Subject
Frogs
Music history and criticism
Songwriting
Weddings
 
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kmgerbig | Hi ha 37 ressenyes més | Apr 10, 2023 |

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Estadístiques

Obres
44
També de
1
Membres
2,638
Popularitat
#9,739
Valoració
3.9
Ressenyes
59
ISBN
91
Llengües
3
Preferit
1

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