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Game Songs of French Canada

Various Artists
Game Songs of French Canada

Arranged by Madame Jean-Louise Audet, educator and director of L’Ecole de Phonétique et Diction in Montreal, and interpreted by a group of young French–Canadian students, this album is a rich collection of popular French–Canadian children’s play songs which feature repetition, rhythm, dances, and other calls to action.

Liner notes provide lyrics in French and English and dance instruction.



RELATED LESSON PLAN
"Allo, Monsieur! French Canadian Children’s Songs"


Track Listing

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A la Claire Fontaine! Ah! Tu Danses Bien, Madeleine! n/a 0:49
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102
Trois Canards (Three Ducks) n/a 1:20
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103
Salade, Salade! - Game Song n/a 1:01
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104
Lá-Haut, Sur la Montagne (Up on the Mountain) n/a 1:19
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105
Belle Pomme d'Or (Beautiful Golden Apple) n/a 0:25
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106
Trois Fois Passera (Bridge-Song) n/a 1:24
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107
A la Peche aux Moules (Fishing Mussels) n/a 0:56
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108
Les Gars de Lochmine n/a 1:56
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109
Promenons-Nous dans le Bois (The Wolf Song) - Singing Game n/a 1:05
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110
Allo, Monsieur (Recto-Tono Song) n/a 0:53
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111
Un P'tit Moulin sur la Rivière (A Little Wind Mill on the River) n/a 2:08
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201
Nous n'Irons Plus Au Bois: Vieille Ronde Francaise n/a 1:50
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202
J'ai un Beau Château (I Have a Nice Castle) n/a 1:32
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203
Le P'tit Avocat (The Little Lawyer) - Dramatized Song n/a 2:42
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204
J'ai Tant Sauté, J'ai Tant Dansé! (I've Danced so Much, I've Torn My Shoe) n/a 1:37
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205
Un Éléphant, Ça Trompe - March Song. School Version n/a 1:10
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206
Le Jeu de la Corde - Rope Game n/a 1:05
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207
Le Bal Chez Boulé (Hop at Uncle's Boule) - A Country Dance n/a 1:30

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