I still remember the first lullaby recordings we had for our now
fifteen-year-old son when he was a baby. Those songs, played over
and over again, have a permanent and precious place in my heart.
Stardust is a two-CD set of lullaby music "for all ages." The
20 songs are indeed soothing and peaceful. Beautiful harmonies
are accompanied by soft instruments such as piano, guitar, strings,
flute, oboe, and clarinet.
Each song is included twice, once with vocals and once as an instrumental.
This is especially thoughtful since words can at times be distracting
to sleepy children. The included booklet contains all the lyrics.
Listeners will find familiar pieces and new ones; some are new
melodies for favorite nursery rhymes or poems. Selections I especially
liked are "Little Sir Echo," "White Coral Bells," "I See the Moon," and "For
Whether new to you or old, these songs are certain to become family
favorites. You will not tire of this recording of beautiful, quality
music although it may induce well-needed sleep!