Music and Rhymes for the Very Young at MCPL

Sing with your child! This page features songs to sing with infants and toddlers, shared in programs conducted by MCPL Children's Librarians. Lyrics for the songs are included in the linked pdf files.

Baby and Me—Fall (mp3)

Sung by Mary Frasier, Children's Librarian.
Lyrics for Baby and Me Fall Songs (pdf)

  1. Hello Everybody
  2. Ride a Cock-Horse
  3. Patty Cake
  4. 'Round and 'Round
  5. A Little Flea Went Walking
  6. Here Come Three Kings
  7. Bim Bam
  8. Row, Row a-Fishing We'll Go
  9. Old Hawk Goes
  10. There Once Was a Bumble Bee
  11. Clap Your Hands
Baby and Me—Summer (mp3)

From First Steps in Music for Infants and Toddlers: The Curriculum by John Feierabend. Sung by Mary Frasier, Children's Librarian.
Lyrics for Baby and Me Summer Songs (pdf)

  1. To Market, To Market (Bounce)
  2. Hot Cross Buns (Clapping)
  3. Three Little Frogs (Tickle)
  4. Frog in the Meadow (Simple song)
  5. So Fast, So Fast (Bounce)
  6. There Was a Little Hare (Tickle)
  7. The Flea Song (Tapping)
  8. Cock-a-Doodle Do (Tapping)
  9. Slowly, Slowly (Tickle)
  10. Lullaby My Jamie (Lullaby)
  11. This Little Cow (Wiggle)
  12. Pizza, Pickle, Pumpernickel (Tapping)
  13. Allee Galloo (Simple Circle)
Tuneful Twos—Fall (mp3) 

From First Steps in Music for Infants and Toddlers: The Curriculum by John Feierabend. Sung by Mary Frasier, Children's Librarian.
Lyrics for Tuneful Twos: Fall (pdf)

  1. Roll the Ball
  2. Touch Your Head
  3. Leaves
  4. Falling Leaves
  5. The Apple Tree
  6. I'm a Little Teapot
  7. A Cup of Tea
  8. Patty Cake
  9. Jelly in the Bowl
  10. The Pancake
  11. Grandma's Spectacles
  12. Clap Your Hands
Tuneful Twos—Winter (mp3) 

From First Steps in Music for Infants and Toddlers: The Curriculum by John Feierabend. Sung by Mary Frasier, Children's Librarian.
Lyrics for Tuneful Twos: Winter (pdf)

  1. Roll the Ball
  2. The North Wind
  3. Snowman
  4. Snow Is Falling
  5. Melting Snowman
  6. No Bears Out Tonight
  7. Mitten Weather
  8. Peas Porridge Hot
  9. The Little Mice Go Creeping
  10. Wave Your Scarf
Tuneful Twos—Spring (mp3) 

From First Steps in Music for Infants and Toddlers: The Curriculum by John Feierabend. Sung by Mary Frasier, Children's Librarian.
Lyrics for Tuneful Twos: Spring (pdf)

  1. Roll the Ball
  2. They're a Part of Me
  3. Rain, Rain, Go Away
  4. I Hear Thunder
  5. Pitter Patter
  6. Rain on the Green Grass
  7. Mr. Sun
  8. Mr. Garden
  9. Houses
  10. Snail, Snail
  11. Hop Old Squirrel
  12. Clap Your Hands
Storyhour Extravaganza Favorites (mp3)

Written and performed by Keith Carter, Adult & Teen Services Librarian. Copyright © 2011 Keith Carter.

  1. This Little Train
  2. You Can't Change Your Face
  3. Time to Play in the Snow
  4. I Want to be an Astronaut
  5. 5 Little Monkeys
  6. Counting Cars
  7. The Duck Billed Platypus
  8. Good Old Fashioned Soap
  9. My Dog's My Best Friend
  10. Sarafina
  11. Puddle Jumping
  12. My Little Dog is Better than Yours
  13. Clean the House
  14. Monkey See, Monkey Do
  15. JD
  16. People See Love in the Things You Do
  17. Mama Made Some Cookies