Ella Jenkins: 123s and ABCs


WINNER
Ages:1-4 yrs
Price:$12
Website:www.folkways.si.edu
Year:2014

This new Smithsonian Folkways Recordings release distills the genius of America’s “First Lady of Children’s Music” into 16 tracks teaching counting and the alphabet in multiple languages. Ella’s joyful engagement, delight in music and game-playing, and deep respect for children of all backgrounds–all make this a classic recording for and with young children. This is Ella’s 34th album for Smithsonian Folkways, spanning an amazing 56 years.