Category Archives: Song of the Week (Spanish)

“EL BARCO CHIQUITO”

Have you ever heard of a boat too tiny to sail? That’s the case in this catchy, traditional Spanish children’s song. The song teaches children to count in Spanish as 1, 2, 3, ….7 weeks go by and still the tiny boat can’t sail. The song, performed by Jorge Anaya, is from Whistlefritz’s CD CHA, […]

“LOS ELEFANTES”

How many elephants can fit on a spider’s web? We’ll see! This fun, traditional Spanish children’s song teaches children Spanish numbers from 1 to 10. With each new verse, children add another elephant to the spider’s web and see if it will hold. The song “LOS ELEFANTES,” performed by Jorge Anaya, is from the Whistlefritz […]

“EL FRUTERO”

Frutas, frutas, frutas. Yo vendo las frutas de todos los colores y todos los sabores.  This high-energy Spanish children’s song — “EL FRUTERO” (The Fruit Vendor) — teaches kids the Spanish words for fruit.  The song teaches Spanish words for bananas, pears, grapes, apples, watermelon, raspberries, strawberries, cherries, pineapple, lemons, and melon.   The video clip […]

“BRILLA, BRILLA ESTRELLITA”

Here’s a soothing Spanish-language version of “Twinkle, Twinkle Little Star.” The song, performed by Jorge Anaya, is from Whistlefritz’s CD ¡A BAILAR! Song “BRILLA, BRILLA ESTRELLITA” from the Whistlefritz CD ¡A BAILAR! BRILLA, BRILLA ESTRELLITA (Twinkle, Twinkle) © 2008 Whistlefritz LLC. All rights reserved. Todos los derechos reservados. Brilla, brilla estrellita en el cielo tan […]

“BAILA, BAILA, BAILA”

Baila, baila, baila.  Baila y mueve tu cuerpo.  This active Spanish children’s song gets kids on their feet dancing and moving, as they learn different parts of the body and different action words. The song, performed by Jorge Anaya, is from Whistlefritz’s CD ¡A BAILAR! Song “BAILA, BAILA, BAILA” from the Whistlefritz CD ¡A BAILAR! BAILA, […]

“ARRULLO ABECEDARIO”

This soothing Spanish lullaby teaches children the letters of the Spanish alphabet. The song, performed by Jorge Anaya, is from Whistlefritz’s CD ¡A BAILAR! Song “ARRULLO ABECEDARIO” from the Whistlefritz CD ¡A BAILAR! ARRULLO ABECEDARIO (Alphabet Lullaby) © 2008 Jorge Anaya. All rights reserved. Todos los derechos reservados. Cinco vocales. Veinticuatro consonantes, el abecedario, vamos […]

“EL ABECEDARIO”

This upbeat Spanish children’s song teaches the letters of the Spanish alphabet.  The song, performed by Jorge Anaya, is from Whistlefritz’s CD ¡A BAILAR! Song “EL ABECEDARIO” from the Whistlefritz CD ¡A BAILAR! EL ABECEDARIO (Alphabet Song) © 2008 Jorge Anaya. All rights reserved. Todos los derechos reservados. Cinco vocales. Veinticuatro consonantes, el abecedario, vamos […]

“EL ARCO IRIS”

This lively Spanish children’s song teaches Spanish words for the colors of the rainbow, fruits, and vegetables. The song, performed by Jorge Anaya, is from Whistlefritz’s CD ¡A BAILAR! Song “EL ARCO IRIS” from the Whistlefritz CD ¡A BAILAR! EL ARCO IRIS (The Rainbow) © 2008 Whistlefritz LLC. All rights reserved. Todos los derechos reservados. […]

“DE COLORES”

Here’s a lively rumba flamenca version of one of the most beloved and recorded songs in the Spanish-speaking world. The song, performed by Jorge Anaya, is from Whistlefritz’s CD ¡A BAILAR! Song “DE COLORES” from the Whistlefritz CD ¡A BAILAR! DE COLORES © 2008 Whistlefritz LLC. All rights reserved. Todos los derechos reservados. De colores, […]

“ERE Y ERRE”

This rollicking rock and roll Spanish children’s song teaches the different ways to pronounce the letter “r” in Spanish. The song, performed by Jorge Anaya, is from Whistlefritz’s CD ¡A BAILAR! Song “ERE Y ERRE” from the Whistlefritz CD ¡A BAILAR! ERE Y ERRE (R and RR) © 2008 Jorge Anaya. All rights reserved. Todos los […]