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2011-04-06T14:52:30.000Z
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312,080
Video Title:
Elizabeth Mitchell & You Are My Flower - "Sunny Day" [Official Music Video]
Description:
Watch the music video for the song "Sunny Day," Elizabeth Mitchell's 2010 album of the same name. It's the story of a magic harmonica and a girl dreaming of the first day of spring. Directed by Emily Bennison, Art Direction by Jacinta Bunnell, filmed in High Falls NY, January 2011. 'Sunny Day' available on CD and Digital. Stream/download/purchase: Smithsonian Folkways: https://folkways.si.edu/elizabeth-mitchell/sunny-day/childrens/music/album/smithsonian Bandcamp: https://elizabethmitchell.bandcamp.com/album/sunny-day In 2010, Elizabeth Mitchell & You Are My Flower released "Sunny Day", their second Smithsonian Folkways album of "handmade" music of the finest kind, for folks of all ages. A true family affair, Sunny Day features performances with Mitchell's husband and musical partner, Daniel Littleton, their nine-year-old daughter Storey, and Storey's cousins and friends. "Storey spent a lot of time as a toddler with her Lola (the word for 'grandmother' in the Philippines). She always felt loved and cherished by her Lola, always patiently encouraged to bloom and grow. They spent many hours in conversation, as Storey was a very verbal little girl. I know these moments they shared were special, as Storey often revealed parts of herself that she kept hidden, even from me. This song was born during one of their many afternoons together. Storey plays a harmonica sunrise!" Elizabeth Mitchell: http://youaremyflower.org Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/elizabethmitchellandyouaremyflower Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/youaremyflowers 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:
2 min 25 sec
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music folk "Woody Guthrie" "Pete Seeger" Smithsonian Folkways old-time non-profit
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