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Holiday/Special Occasion Music Recommendations

Music makes everything more fun! These are the songs and albums that our children grew up on, that I grew up on, or that I have discovered and love. Hope you find some you enjoy. 🎶

NEW YEAR’S

VALENTINE’S

ST. PATRICK’S DAY

EASTER

EARTH DAY (April 22)

“Good Garbage” on Mother Earth album by Tom Chapin

“Recycle” on Zig Zag by Tom Chapin

MOTHER’S DAY

“Mother’s Day” on Moonboat album by Tom Chapin

FATHER’S DAY

4TH OF JULY

America’s Choir album by Mormon Tabernacle Choir

American Tapestry by Jenny Oaks Baker and Jenny Richard

PIONEER DAY

Bring Them In: Celebrating the Spirit of Trek album by various artists

“Carry On” by R. Fox and A. Durham

Pioneer Sesquicentennial Spectacular CD

 

BACK TO SCHOOL

“Don’t Miss the Bus” on In My Hometown album by Tom Chapin

“Library Song” on Moonboat album by Tom Chapin

FALL/HARVEST/HALLOWEEN

THANKSGIVING

(THIS PAGE EXCLUDES CHRISTMAS. PLEASE GO TO THE CHRISTMAS MUSIC RECOMMENDATION PAGE.)

SPECIAL OCCASIONS

BABY’S BIRTH

“I Am a Child of God” and “Families Can Be Together Forever”

Miracle album by Céline Dion

“Grow in Your Own Sweet Way” on Moonboat album by Tom Chapin

BIRTHDAYS

“Happy Birthday” song on Moonboat album by Tom Chapin

“You’ve Had a Birthday (Shout Hooray!) by my mom Barbara McConochie

BRIDAL SHOWER

“Circle of Friendship” by M. Boren and M. Adams

GRADUATION

WEDDINGS/ANNIVERSARIES

“A Whole New World” from Aladdin (Disney)

VACATION/CAR TRIPS

Family Tree album by Tom Chapin

In My Hometown album by Tom Chapin

Moonboat album by Tom Chapin

Mother Earth album by Tom Chapin

Zig Zag album by Tom Chapin