"[Midnight Lullaby] is a simple offering, not pretending to be anything more than a collection of gentle, lovely, and soothing recordings that parents and children can enjoy together. Sweet dreams everyone."- Huffington Post
Jane Roman Pitt's MidnightLullaby is a delightfully soothing collection of bedtime songs written by some of our generation's most endeared singer songwriters including Bob Dylan, Wilco, Tom Waits, The Dixie Chicks, Sade and more. In those moments when it's time for parents and baby to retire for the night, this CD serves as something that parents and babies alike enjoy.
"New parents often play their own personal favorites for theirc hildren, rather than traditional bedtime nursery rhymes," says Jane, who holds a master's degree in music theory and literature and is a student of the history of lullabies. "I found soothing bedtime songs that the artists wrote for their own children, using their personalthoughtsandmusicalstyles."
In Jane's words, the album is a way for a parent to lovingly tell a child, "I love you very much, I'm here, and please go to sleep now because I'm really tired!" And the collection says just that.
TM Talks is in conversation with Jane Roman Pitt
Jane Roman Pitt is an award-winning singer-songwriter, who has recorded and co-produced six albums, working with some of the best folk, jazz, and country musicians in San Francisco, Detroit, and Nashville. As a composer, her choral music has been performed throughout the country. When Pitt became a grandmother, she began to study the effects of soothing music, especially lullabies, for both babies an...