GRAMMY FINALIST! FUN! John Lennon Songwriting Contest WINNER!
Cathy Fink & Marcy Marxer, multiple GRAMMY® Award winners in children’s music, present “Scat Like That: A Musical Word Odyssey”. Word play becomes big fun in this musical journey of Big Band Swing, Polka, Blues, Folk, Old Time Country and Latin sounds. Sing along on tongue twisters, limericks, yodeling, Pig Latin and more. Clever, witty, playful and musically adventurous, these songs guarantee fun at home, in the car and in the classroom.
"Scat Like That" has also won a Parents’ Choice Gold Award and Oppenheim Toy Portfolio Platinum Award for 2005, and is making many “best of the year” lists. The title song won Grand Prize in the John Lennon Songwriting Contest and the First Prize in the USA Songwriting Contest for the children's music category. Every Cathy & Marcy CD since their 1998 release of "Blanket Full of Dreams" has received a GRAMMY nomination and two have received GRAMMY AWARDS (Bon Appetit!, cELLAbratio: A Tribute to Ella Jenkins). A great CD for home, car, library, schools. There's an online booklist of 40 books that relate to each of the songs, coloring pages & word scrambles at www.songshop.cathymarcy.com.
Cathy & Marcy’s children’s and family recordings have delighted fans for over 20 years. They have received awards and recognition from Parents’ Choice, The National Association of Parenting Publications, The Oppenheim Toy Portfolio and the Washington Area Music Association. They are 2004 GRAMMY® winners in the Children’s Music Field for the CD, “Bon Appétit” and 2005 GRAMMY® winners as producers of “cELLAbration: A Tribute to Ella Jenkins”. For a complete look at their audio and video/DVD recordings, performance schedule and to join their email list, visit: www.cathymarcy.com
“Listening to a Cathy & Marcy album is like drinking a fruit smoothie: it’s fun, delicious, and good for you.”