Star-Spangled Rhythms and Rhymes

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Many thanks to the homeschool students, homeschool graduates, and homeschool parents who performed the songs and read the poems:

Titus Anderson, Hannah Armstrong, Annie Boureston, Audrey Boureston, Elyse Boureston, Joey Boureston, Benjamin Brown, Lucas Brown, Noah Brown, Cameron Havener, Clara McCurdy, Mary Evelyn McCurdy, Steve Meyer, Ray Notgrass, Charlene Notgrass, Micah Owens, Kati Voss, Lexi Voss

All musical accompaniment by Titus Anderson except:

"The Glendy Burk" and "That Little Lump of Coal"
Benjamin Brown - Banjo, Lucas Brown - Guitar

Jitterbug Music
Stock media provided by Patrick Coen / Pond5

"The Bunny Hop" by Ray Anthony and Leonard Auletti
Copyright © 1952 Moonlight Music, Inc.
Published by Songwriters Guild of America.
Used by permission.

Produced by Titus Anderson and Mary Evelyn McCurdy.

Recorded and mixed by Titus Anderson.

These individuals read poems or sang solos or duos:

  • "Coyote Song" - Hannah Armstrong
  • "Green Grow the Rushes, Oh!" - Titus Anderson
  • "Providence and the Pilgrim" - Ray Notgrass
  • "Psalm 1" - Mary Evelyn McCurdy
  • "Ho Ho Watanay" - Hannah Armstrong
  • "The Taxed Tea" - Mary Evelyn McCurdy
  • "Goliath of Gath" - Micah Owens
  • "War Song" - Titus Anderson
  • "Yankee Doodle" - Steve Meyer
  • "The Glendy Burk" - Benjamin Brown and Lucas Brown
  • "The Star-Spangled Banner" - Hannah Armstrong
  • "Billy Boy" - Steve Meyer
  • "Turkey In the Straw" - Noah Brown
  • "Amazing Grace" (Cherokee Version) - Clara McCurdy
  • "A Dress to Make" - Mary Evelyn McCurdy
  • "The First Baby In Camp" - Cameron Havener
  • "Nobody Knows the Trouble I’ve Seen" - Micah Owens
  • "Get Off the Track!" - Annie Boureston
  • "Tramp! Tramp! Tramp!" - Noah Brown and Cameron Havener
  • "The Sourdough" - Hannah Armstrong
  • "I've Been Working On the Railroad" - Lexi Voss
  • "Kissing Papa Thro’ the Telephone" - Mary Evelyn McCurdy
  • "Wynken, Blynken, and Nod" - Mary Evelyn McCurdy
  • "Song of the Hawaiian Nation" - Hannah Armstrong
  • "Gasoline" - Titus Anderson
  • "Come Josephine In My Flying Machine" - Ray and Charlene Notgrass
  • "Soldier Boy, Soldier Boy" - Titus Anderson
  • "Keep Cool and Keep Coolidge" - Mary Evelyn McCurdy
  • "That Little Lump of Coal" - Benjamin Brown and Lucas Brown
  • "The United States Needs Prayer, Everywhere" - Micah Owens
  • "Why We Come to Californy" - Clara McCurdy
  • "Dig, Dig, Dig" - Mary Evelyn McCurdy
  • "Take Me Out to the Ball Game" - Joey Boureston
  • "Too-ra-loo-ra-loo-ral" - Hannah Armstrong
  • "The New Moon" - Clara McCurdy
  • "My Country" - Mary Evelyn McCurdy
  • "Miss Mary Mack" - Audrey Boureston and Kati Voss
  • "Teddy Bear, Teddy Bear" - Clara McCurdy
  • "Our Flag" - Elyse Boureston
  • "The Donut Song" - Clara McCurdy
  • "Teach Me the Path" - Mary Evelyn McCurdy
  • "The Flag Goes By" - Clara McCurdy
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