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2009-12-08T16:49:29.000Z
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Video Title:
Ella Jenkins in Conversation [Interview Video]
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In February of 2003, Ella Jenkins sat down for an interview with Michael Asch (son of Folkways founder Moe Asch) and Atesh Sonneborn of Smithsonian Folkways to reflect on her career. 'You'll Sing a Song and I'll Sing a Song' by Ella Jenkins is available on CD and digital. Stream/download/purchase: Smithsonian Folkways: https://folkways.si.edu/ella-jenkins/youll-sing-a-song-and-ill-sing-a-song/childrens/music/album/smithsonian Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/album/65VNMkYGsMwLrYE8kP9NYf?si=gCiwXrMXTUe9KxwV1xldwQ Ella Jenkins, world-renowned children's recording artist, released her first 10-inch vinyl album, 'Call and Response: Rhythm Group Singing,' on Moses Asch's original Folkways Records, in 1957. Since then, she has released more than 30 albums containing hundreds of songs. Her universally appealing songs present simple melodies, interesting rhythms, easy-to-understand lyrics, and are usually recorded with youngsters singing along. Ella's playful and captivating songs help children appreciate themselves and understand others. Ella Jenkins: https://ellajenkins.com Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/ella.jenkins.sfw Smithsonian Folkways: https://folkways.si.edu Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/smithsonianfolkwaysrecordings Twitter: https://twitter.com/Folkways Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/smithsonianfolkways The content and comments posted here are subject to the Smithsonian Institution copyright and privacy policy (www.si.edu/copyright). Smithsonian reserves the right in its sole discretion to remove any content at any time.
Video Duration:
1 min 36 sec
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music folk "Woody Guthrie" "Pete Seeger" Smithsonian Folkways old-time non-profit
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