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Bugs in Music

So, you have gotten the bug to read. Why not listen to some bug-related music, too? Here are some suggestions as you cruise through the summer.

Some Classical Bugs:

Bee's Wedding (Spinning Song)
Song without Words, op. 67, no. 4 by Mendelssohn
COMPACT DISC Pf Per #15536

Butterfly Etude, op. 25, no.9 by Chopin
COMPACT DISC Pf Cho #27075

Dragon Fly Prelude, op. 28, no. 11 by Chopin
COMPACT DISC Pf Cho #20153

Flight of the Bumblebee by Rimsky-Korsakov
This is a popular piece. Check out the variety of interpretations here

Gadfly Suite by Shostakovich
COMPACT DISC Mo Sho #2288

Night Moth Prelude, op. 28, no.10 by Chopin
COMPACT DISC Pf Cho #6410

Papillon (Butterfly) by Faure
COMPACT DISC St Fau #14775

Papillons by Schumann
COMPACT DISC Pf Schum #14794

Wasps Overture by Vaughan Williams
COMPACT DISC Sy Wal #4381

 

Some Jazz Bugs:

"Buzzin' around with the Bee" with Lionel Hampton
COMPACT DISC Jz Ham #18650

"Love Bug Boogie" with Chuck Mangione
COMPACT DISC Jz Man #705

"Poor Butterfly" with Erroll Garner
COMPACT DISC Jz Gar #21946

"A Sleepin' Bee" with Bobby and Harry Cardillo
COMPACT DISC Jz Car #31123

 

Some Bugs from the Children's Room:

Bugs, Bugs, Bugs (lots of bugs here!)
J MUSIC CD

Buzzers, Creepers & Crawlers
Keep your eyes open for it as it is coming soon!

 

Some Popular Bugs:

The Beatles (anything by them will do!)

"Hey There Little Insect" in Roadrunner, Roadrunner with Jonathan Richman & the Modern Lovers
COMPACT DISC Ro Ric #27506

"I'm the King's Bee" in Hip shakin' with Slim Harpo
COMPACT DISC Bl Har #25353

Iron Butterfly (Musical group)
COMPACT DISC Ro Iro #20454

Mosquitoville by Frenchy Burrito
COMPACT DISC Ro Fre #25564

 

If all these bugs are just too much, try some:

Black Flag (Musical group)
COMPACT DISC Ro Bla #24661

 

Or, watch them be gobbled up by:

The Byrds
COMPACT DISC Ro Byr #21348