for Babies and Toddlers
Music to share with your babies and toddlers
Get the best from our songs and rhymes
We make music for you to share with your babies and toddlers. And we really mean 'for you to share'.
This is a place to find songs and rhymes to fuel the energy of any part of a baby-minding day - changing a nappy, getting shoes on wriggly feet, splatting through mud, stacking a brick tower, making cup cakes, getting jam all over the place and splashing around in the bath. What a day. Time to get that baby to sleep with a lullaby - or maybe a back-patting croon to help with the colic.
All our songs and rhymes come with tips on how to get the best from them, whether they're a peekaboo, a fingerplay, a face-toucher, nose-squeaker, a toe-tickler, a knee-rider, pony trotter, action song or dance.
They're demonstrated for you on audio by Playsongs People, a band of world-class musicians: Sandra Kerr, Nancy Kerry, Leon Rosselson, Kevin Graal, Steve Grocott, Janet Russell, Kaye Umansky, Debbie Saunders and Rick Wilson. Tap along, hum along, join in and sing. Then take them and, together with your baby or toddler, make them your own.
"Songs and rhymes are a gift to ourselves. The gift is our babies' delight and laughter as we engage in sharing words, actions and melody, face to face, one to one."
Playsongs for Songbooks • CDs • streaming • movies • ePub
Our Playsongs baby and toddler songs and rhymes are available in a wide range of formats so you can access them on the go ~ or on the sofa.
See inside and order the Playsongs physical collections in book and CD format
Access the audio via streaming on our website player, on the Spotify player, or on iTunes
Get inspiration from our blog featuring favourite songs, rhymes and singing anecdotes
Our movies are ad-free and baby- and toddler-friendly. We've animated many of our songs and rhymes in ways which gently engage rather than dazzle. Find them here or on our YouTube channel
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Walk to the (Norwegian) woods with us for a grand leg-walking play rhyme for babies and toddlers to share on a chilly day with mums, dads or carers ~ and maybe grandparents when it's safe to be together again. Go to the blog post for the rhyme and there's a special sung version to stream as well.
Plus there are Playsongs movies, songs and rhymes throughout our blog, in all our collections, on stream and in physical copies to play and share.
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