Room For Us All is an uplifting CD and book by Ruth Pelham that invites people of all ages to listen, sing along, and find hope, courage, warmth, and inspiration in this joyful collection of very sing-able songs. Room For Us All is an upbeat reminder that we can learn new ways of living together as a human family - with love, respect, compassion, justice, and understanding - and that we must never give up the vision and possibility of a lasting peace in our world. A powerful and heartwarming musical resource for families, schools, libraries, peace groups, and camps, Room For Us All sings out with love and strength, and affirms Ruth Pelham's belief that peace is attainable in our lifetime through shared action and intention.
Living in My Neighborhood Calendar is a captivating activity book with an included CD that includes songs for every month of the year. Each monthly theme includes inspiring activities, drawings, and songs to enjoy and make a positive difference in the world. Each song includes a sing-along version with Ruth Pelham, and an instrumental version so children can write their own lyrics and activities.
Under One Sky is Ruth's upbeat recording of original sing-along songs for children and families. It joyfully celebrates the rich diversity of Earth's global family and features Ruth's classic songs "Under One Sky," "Rainbow 'Round Me," What Do I do," "I Cried," Guitar Box Band," and many more. Recommended by Teaching Tolerance, Parents' Magazine, and Mothering.
Look To The People features rousing anthems and poignant ballads that sing out with Ruth's powerful vision of peace, justice, and global compassion. Original songs include long-time favorites "Turning Of The World," "The Activity Room," "I Cried," "I Am A Woman," "Look To The People," and "The Grandma Song."
Open Ears: Musical Adventures For A New Generation is a captivating book about how to make music from recycled materials, nature, and the human body. Filled with exciting chapters by Ruth Pelham, Pete Seeger, Phoebe Snow, Paul McCartney, Mickey Hart of the Grateful Dead, Shari Lewis and Lamb Chop, and other musicians from around the world, Open Ears is a treasure for people of all ages. Published by Ellipsis Arts.
Musicraft: Fun-Filled Instrument Building And Music Making Activities! is an exciting new book by Ruth Pelham that's filled with easy to follow, step by step instructions and photographs for building 15 musical instruments from recycled materials. Great for children, parents, and teachers, Ruth describes how to build Balloon Drum Rattles, Guitar Boxes, Hand Drums, Jingle Sticks, Scraper-Can-Chimes, Trap Drums, and more! Musicraft also includes numerous music and sound activities for children to enjoy in small or large groups, or on their own.
Music Mobile: The Beat Of the Street video celebrates Music Mobile and its longtime work with children and families living in Albany's neighborhoods. Through interviews and program footage, the documentary shows how people's lives are changed and communities flourish through Music Mobile's pioneering work in neighborhood arts.