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Best of Bambi's Blog - Music




Bambi Ross is a local Manor Park resident and former principal at Manor Park Public School. Bambi's Blog features free online activities and resources that are fun for people of all ages!



Here is all the music I have posted over the last few weeks up to the beginning of this week, I will update the list in a few weeks if we are still in self isolation I month free Spotify music - check out the playlist from Rita Wilson - updated regularly with suggestions from people on music to listen to during quarantine. billboard.com offers daily updates lists of streaming concerts ( contemporary music)    Playlists to knit by  https://www.interweave.com/article/knitting/spotify-playlists-knitting-difficulty/ Montreux Music Festival has released 50 full sets Of musical performances https://consequenceofsound.net/2020/03/montreux-jazz-festival-50-full-sets-concert-video/ Gene Kelly "Singing In the Rain" https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aQVXtNttAek From Australia - Aussie Pop Orchestra "What a Wonderful World" https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-Hc_1c_Ask0 The Monkees "I'm a Believer" https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xvqeSJlgaNk "Oh What A Beautiful Morning" https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=O5APc0z49wg Madonna "Holiday" https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5Rswx2Z7SDw The Police "Don't Stand Too Close To Me" https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KNIZofPB8ZM&feature=share  Young MC "Bust a Move" https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xy4FXhkm6Nw&list=PLLrkjNzFgrVafrnsHsaL7Rfd4RQJ5a5wz&index=12 BeeGee's "You Should Be Dancing" https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xI68A-rntIk Meghan Trainor "Better When I'm Dancing" https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pkCyfBibIbI Taylor Swift "Shake it Off" https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nfWlot6h_JM Bob Marley "Three Little Birds" https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LanCLS_hIo4&list=PLWOvS8Nliu2x6LvCNnRydpT-owR8zxXB7 Chino Valley HS sings "Somewhere Over the Rainbow" https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=k3_crTZ0NHg Bill Withers "Lovely Day" https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7s6VbOEnsgk Pharrell "Happy" https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZbZSe6N_BXs Bruce Springsteen https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=129kuDCQtHs Martha and the Vandellas "Dancing in the Streets" One day we will be doing this! https://www.youtube.com/watch? v=CdvITn5cAVc&list=PLLrkjNzFgrVafrnsHsaL7Rfd4RQJ5a5wz&index=17 "Ob-La-DI-Ob-La-Da" https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mvbs07wwBjo&list=PLLrkjNzFgrVafrnsHsaL7Rfd4RQJ5a5wz&index=69 Doris Day "Que Sera Sera" https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3FKA-3uRdQY Nancy Sinatra "These Boots Were Made for Walking" https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=m2fPkzJsMU8 5 year old sings "Fly Me to the Moon" https://youtu.be/eALOiwQ8MG8  Carole King " You've Got A Friend" https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VbMI4imWFzY Abba "Dancing Queen" https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GG7aDbD4wmY One more for everyone who is feels like they are walking 500 miles a day lately! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VKyWLAaStwM A fun classic sing along https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JuUsRlT5Hxg Justin TImberlake "Can't Stop the Feeling" https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ru0K8uYEZWw Bruno Mars "Uptown Funk" https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OPf0YbXqDm0 Muppets https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3GwjfUFyY6M&list=PLJNlve0_Ebae2aPbjfolLT-6LvZkP8UZA&index=76 Kool and the Gang  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8N_tupPBtWQ&list=PLJNlve0_Ebae2aPbjfolLT-6LvZkP8UZA&index=41 In honour is the Queen’s message  Vera Lynn "We'll Meet Again https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8Nzy1cfnKh4 Toronto Symphony Orchestra "Appalachian Spring" https://youtu.be/5rzZ2F18MwI Rotterdam Philharmonic " Joyful Joyful" https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3eXT60rbBVk&feature=share. Couch Choir "They Long to be Close to You" https://youtu.be/HezxInuN1YA  MC. Hammer "U Can't Touch This" https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=otCpCn0l4Wo BIlly Idol "Dancing With Myself" https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FG1NrQYXjLU Choir of women Physicians "Rise Again"  https://youtu.be/Wuiqee-AC-o As it is Easter weekend a little Bing might suit the mood https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IPrjaLIf--E Kermit and Debbie Harry "The Rainbow Connection" https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=h0Hd3uWKFKY Camden Voices "True Colours"  https://youtu.be/lqWQCWc_zCc Sound of Music COVID theme  https://youtu.be/MMBh-eo3tvE  Andrew Lloyd Weber "The Phantom of the Opera"  https://www.facebook.com/AndrewLloydWebber/videos/234535831285532/?vh=e&d=n Canadian pianist Jan Lisiecki playing some Beethoven https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0KRSx1lpjT8  Hamilton Sing Along https://www.broadwayworld.com/article/Sing-Along-to-the-HAMILTON-Cast-Recording-With-Cast-Members-on-April-10-20200404 KC and the Sunshine Band " Shake Your Booty" https://youtu.be/l3fZuW-aJsg KC and the Sunshine Band " Boogie Shoes" https://youtu.be/6m47EQtAMzI Very moving version of "Bring Him Home"   https://youtu.be/Atc41UEViPs "I Dream a Dream" A little fun with this version  https://youtu.be/_XM5hc5eJyI

I know I have highlighted this song before but this version with Jimmy Fallon and Sting is fun and may also inspire some creative music making in your own house.  https://youtu.be/GbZtFKgqXIs Not interested in dancing here is a little Bach from the  Ottawa Bach choir https://youtu.be/UlvwffekTBA Not interested in any of the above? ... Here is a fun way to make your own music playlist