Choosing the right music

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mama mia 2009-10-14 21:32:30


Need help with childrens music. I have never been a great music lover, but my kids are. I am lost when it comes to guiding them and buying good stuff.

Please provide pointers for good western music - both old classics and new ones


mama mia



Ratnam 2009-10-16 00:19:05


hi mama mia,


u hv not mentioned ur kids age. n for their leaning purpose u want to know or just listening ?




mama mia 2009-10-16 20:52:05


5 years and 1 year. I am looking at ones good for them to listen now.



newsoul 2009-10-18 01:03:58


Beethoven and Mozart are very good for children.


sathya 2009-10-19 10:35:32


Here are some of my children's favourite songs. They know the lyrics for most of these and love to sing or dance along with them.

1.Can you feel the love tonight - from the movie Lion King

2. Circle of Life - from the movie Lion King

3. Do Re Mi - From the movie Sound of Music

4. Don't Worry Be Happy - Bobby McFerrin (from an old Grammy)

5. Hakuma Matata - Lion King

6. I just cant wait to be king - Lion King

7. Johnny B Goode  - Rock n' roll by Chuck Berry

8. La Vie En Rose - Louis Armstrong (from the movie Wall-E)

9. Life is a Highway - from the movie Cars

10. My Favourite Things - Sound of Music

11. On My Way - Phil Collins (from the movie Brother Bear)

12. Real Gone - from the Movie Cars

13. Route 66 -  (from the Movie Cars)

14. We didn't start the fire - old classic from Billy Joel

15. What a wonderful world - Louis Armstrong (old Jazz classic)

16. When I see an elephant fly - from the movie Dumbo

17. Yellow Submarine - The Beatles

18. Old time rock n roll - Bob Seger

19. Hanuman Chalisa - MS Subbulakshmi

20. Bhaja Govindam - MS Subbulakshmi

21. Senthamizh Naadenum Podhinile - Bharatiar's Tamil song by MS Subbulakshmi

These seem to be the current favourites and they are all loaded on my phone too :-)

When they were younger, they listened to a lot of nursery rhymes. There are plenty of CDs available for these.



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