"Kākāriki: Simply Us" is Loopy Tunes Preschool Music's debut album!!
A labour of love, we bring to you a mixture of Siu's originals and some favourites, in the style that we are known for, acoustic guitar and vocals - in other words... simply us! Our intention with "Kākāriki" is to build a rainbow music cd collection for all our lovely followers, starting with the Loopy Tunes, green/kākāriki.
The album's 13 tracks, includes:
- Five Little Birds (a Siu Williams-Lemi original)
- No One Like You (previously sung by John Denver, in a Muppets Special called "Rocky Mountain Holiday" in the early 80s)
- Incy Wincy Spider/Sipaita Si'i Si'i (an old in English and Tongan)
- Hungry Puku (a Siu Williams-Lemi original)
- Tīrama, Tīrama/Twinkle Twinkle (an old favourite, in Māori and English)
- E Rere Taku Poi (a Māori poi song)
- Happy Song (a Siu Williams-Lemi original)
- What Are You Wearing? (a Siu Williams-Lemi original)
- Tētahi Taniwha/One Day A Taniwha (an old fave, in Māori and English)
- This Is Jack (the first of our scarf songs, a Siu Williams-Lemi original)
- Peek-A-Boo Teddy (a Siu Williams-Lemi original)
- Catch A Falling Bubble (Catch A Falling Star) (a scarf and bubbles song)
- Ngāti-Fruit Salad Kid (a Siu Williams-Lemi original)
Also check out our "Kākāriki" Props packs, which are available to order individually, or as a combo deal on their own or with our CD. They are great for your child to use to engage with the song - the perfect accompaniment!! Our Props packs include:
- Food/Kai Props for our "Hungry Puku" song
- Bird Props for our "Five Little Birds" song
- 2x Poi, handmade to use for "E Rere Taku Poi"
Thank you all SO much for your support and we hope you and your whānau enjoy our album!! xo
~~ $2 from every CD sold will be put into a fund, and donations will be paid out to chosen charitable organisations. Recipients will be posted on our website. ~~
CD - "Kākāriki: Simply Us"
Shipping Costs (NZ and Australia only)
** FREE SHIPPING for orders over $80 **
NZ Standard Post (tracked) = $5
NZ Courier Post = $8
NZ Rural Standard Post (tracked) = $8.70
NZ Rural Courier Post = $11
Australia Standard International Air Post = $8
THREE PICK-UP OPTIONS (Christchurch only):
** Most Fridays from Beckenham Methodist Church Hall between 10am-12pm (during school terms & not on Public Holidays).
** At one of eight weekly Outreach Music session locations, as listed on our website.
** From Siu or Leah, directly.