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Japanese and English nursery rhymes : carp streamers, falling rain and other favorite songs and rhymes / Danielle Wright ; illustrated by Helen Acraman.

By: Wright, Danielle [compiler.].
Contributor(s): Takano, Tatsuyuki, 1876-1947 [lyricist.] | Okano, Teiichi [composer.] | Rogers, Jessica [vocalist.] | Aoki, Nagayoshi [lyricist.] | Yanada, Tadashi, 1885-1959 [composer.] | Sanders, Emma [vocalist.] | Minami, Nouel [lyricist.] | Noguchi, Uj�o, 1882-1945 [lyricist.] | Nakayama, Shinpei, 1887-1952 [composer.] | Kitahara, Hakush�u [lyricist.] | Narita, Tamez�o, 1893-1945 [composer.] | Oowada, Aira [composer.] | Souma, Gyofuu [lyricist.] | Hirota, Ry�utar�o, 1893-1952 [composer.] | Kondo, Miyako [lyricist.] | Takeuchi, Toshiko, 1905-1945 [lyricist.] | Kawamura, Kouyou [composer.] | Kusakawa, Shin [composer.] | Acraman, Helen [illustrator.] | Japan. Monbush�o [lyricist,, composer.].
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: Tokyo : Tuttle Publishing, [2011]Copyright date: �2011Description: 32 pages : color illustrations ; 29 cm + 1 audio disc (approx. 21 min. : digital ; 4 3/4 in.).Content type: text | still image | performed music Media type: unmediated | audio Carrier type: volume | audio discISBN: 9784805314593; 4805314591.Subject(s): Nursery rhymes, Japanese | Children's poetry, Japanese | Children's poetry, Japanese | Nursery rhymes, JapaneseGenre/Form: Poetry. | Nursery rhymes. | Nursery rhymes. | Poetry.DDC classification: 398.80952
Contents:
My hometown / Tatsuyuki Takano -- The roly-poly acorn / Nagayoshi Aoki -- The village festival / Japan's Ministry of Education -- Chorus of the raccoons / Ujou Noguchi -- Falling rain ; The little red bird / Hakushuu Kitahara -- Bubbles / Ujou Noguchi -- The train / Unknown -- Come spring / Gyofuu Souma -- Carp streamers / Miyako Kondo -- The seagull sailors / Toshiko Takeuchi -- Snow / Japan's Ministry of Education -- The rabbit dance / Ujou Noguchi -- The moon / Japan's Ministry of Education -- The cradle lullaby / Hakushuu Kitahara.
Production Credits: Composers, Teiichi Okano, Tadashi Yanada, Nouei Minami, Shinpei Nakayama, Tamezou Narita, Aira Oowada, Ryutaro Hirota, Kouyou Kawamura, Shin Kusakawa.
Performers, Jessica Rogers and Emma Sanders.
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Enhanced descriptions from Syndetics:

**Creative Child Magazine Media of the Year Award Winner**

"Fifteen rhymes, one per spread, celebrate the changing seasons, flora and fauna, and idyllic rural life, providing an enchanting window into a culture that cherishes its close relationship with nature...This collection holds appeal for anyone interested in the country and would be a wonderful addition to an international-themed story time." -- School Library Journal

This delightful collection of beloved Japanese nursery rhymes, Japanese and English Nursery Rhymes is the perfect introduction to Japanese language and culture for young readers ages 4 to 8.

This beautifully illustrated bilingual children's book features songs and rhymes in both English and Japanese. An audio CD is included and contains recordings of all the rhymes by native Japanese speakers. It's impossible not to sing along!

The popular Japanese songs and rhymes include: My Hometown Bubbles The Rabbit Dance The Cradle Lullaby And many more! "Did You Know" notes about Japanese culture are included throughout the book, with an introduction to Japanese for parents, teachers, and librarians at the back.

Parallel text in English and Japanese.

Accompanying bonus music disc.

"Share and sing in Japanese."

Performers, Jessica Rogers and Emma Sanders.

Composers, Teiichi Okano, Tadashi Yanada, Nouei Minami, Shinpei Nakayama, Tamezou Narita, Aira Oowada, Ryutaro Hirota, Kouyou Kawamura, Shin Kusakawa.

My hometown / Tatsuyuki Takano -- The roly-poly acorn / Nagayoshi Aoki -- The village festival / Japan's Ministry of Education -- Chorus of the raccoons / Ujou Noguchi -- Falling rain ; The little red bird / Hakushuu Kitahara -- Bubbles / Ujou Noguchi -- The train / Unknown -- Come spring / Gyofuu Souma -- Carp streamers / Miyako Kondo -- The seagull sailors / Toshiko Takeuchi -- Snow / Japan's Ministry of Education -- The rabbit dance / Ujou Noguchi -- The moon / Japan's Ministry of Education -- The cradle lullaby / Hakushuu Kitahara.