Credits: Playground Hootenanny

Playground Hootenanny, Plaza Family Band, 2010

Playground Hootenanny, Plaza Family Band, 2010

Tracks:

  1. This Old Man - Mike Strauss (2:29)
  2. She’ll Be Coming Round The Mountain - Hope Nicholls (2:33)
  3. Frogtown - Prince Frog E and DJ Amphib.I.am (2:22)
  4. Five Little Monkeys - Donovan Collins (1:34)
  5. One Bottle Of Pop - Barbara Bonner (1:24)
  6. La Bamba - Sergio Agraz (2:59)
  7. You’ve Got To Sing - Clifton Castelloe & Micaila Milburn (2:16)
  8. Polly Wolly Doodle - Hope Nicholls (2:39)

  9. My Bonnie - Mike Strauss (3:23)
  10. Alphabet Song - Beth Brown-Alrawi (1:21)
  11. Day With Dad - Donovan Collins (2:31)
  12. Cluck Old Hen - Hope Nicholls (1:42)
  13. Boom Boom Ain’t It Great To Be Crazy - Mike Strauss (2:29)
  14. If You’re Happy And You Know It - Barbara Bonner (1:56)
  15. Once I Caught A Fish Alive - Mike Strauss & Clifton Castelloe (1:28)
  16. De Colores - Sergio Agraz (3:18)
  17. Three Little Fishies - Hope Nicholls (2:28)

All songs Traditional except:
Track 3: written by Clifton Castelloe, (c)2009
Track 11: written by Donovan Collins, (c)2009
Total Time: 39:32

The Plaza Family Band:

  • Guitars:  Mike Strauss, Clifton Castelloe, Aaron Pitkin (track 17), Sergio Agraz (tracks 6 & 16)
  • Bass: Jon Schigoda, Dave Conlin (track 15), Rick Blackwell (track 3), Clifton Castelloe (track 17)
  • Percussion: Dave Conlin, Aaron Pitkin, Micaila Milburn (track 7), Clifton Castelloe (tracks 6 & 17)
  • Violin: Beth Brown Al-rawi
  • Piano: Donovan Collins, Barbara Bonner (track 5) 
  • Native Flute: Micaila Milburn
  • Melodica: Donovan Collins
  • Train Whistle: Donovan Collins
  • Guitaronne: Jon Schigoda
  • Monkey sounds: Hope Nicholls
  • Pops: Barbara Bonner
  • Harmonica: Clifton Castelloe
  • Monkey in Space: Charles Holloman
  • Backing Vocals: Hope Nicholls, Mike Strauss, Clifton Castelloe, Barbara Bonner, Beth Brown Al-rawi, Michelle Castelloe, Isabella & Lucy Castelloe, Mae Strauss

Recorded & Mixed by: Clifton Castelloe Oct/Nov ‘09
Produced by: Clifton Castelloe & Mike Strauss
Mastered by: Randy LeRoy at Final Stage Mastering
Cover Illustration: Raed Al-Rawi
Layout & Design: Christine Dryden
Executive Producer: Patti Schigoda

Illustration (c) 2009 Raed Al-Rawi
(c)(p) 2010 Songs From The Sky (ASCAP).
All Rights Reserved. Any unauthorized duplication is a violation of applicable laws.
recorded and printed in the USA.


Thanks to the generosity of these wonderful sponsors, 100% of proceeds from sales of "Playground Hootenanny" will benefit Plaza Presbyterian Weekday School.

Also deserving thanks are the many Plaza Family contributers who volunteered their time and talent to this project -- a long list that includes Mike Strauss and Clifton Castelloe (production), Raed Al-Rawi (illustration), Sarah Gates (photography), Christine Dryden (design), and of course, the musicians of The Plaza Family Band.