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Raffi in Concert (2002)

Raffi , Dennis Pendrith , David Devine  |  G |  DVD
4.9 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (84 customer reviews)

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Product Details

  • Actors: Raffi, Dennis Pendrith, Nancy Walker, Bucky Berger, Mitchell Lewis
  • Directors: David Devine
  • Format: Multiple Formats, Color, NTSC
  • Language: English
  • Region: Region 1 (U.S. and Canada only. Read more about DVD formats.)
  • Aspect Ratio: 1.33:1
  • Number of discs: 1
  • Rated: G (General Audience)
  • Studio: Rounder / Umgd
  • DVD Release Date: September 24, 2002
  • Run Time: 155 minutes
  • Average Customer Review: 4.9 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (84 customer reviews)
  • ASIN: B00006JDQF
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #20,076 in Movies & TV (See Top 100 in Movies & TV)

Special Features

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Editorial Reviews

Raffi is a unique performer whose material for & with children & their families have been a worldwide success for 20 years. This DVD combines 3 concert videos: "A Young Children's Concert with Raffi," "Raffi in Concert with the Rise and Shine Band" and "

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146 of 146 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars A "must have" for Raffi fans! September 23, 2005
Format:DVD
If you are a Raffi fan, then this DVD is a must have--and a fantastic bargain, to boot. It contains 3 concerts, previously only available on separate videos:

*A Young Children's Concert with Raffi* - Raffi solo; filmed in 1984.

*Raffi in Concert with the Rise & Shine Band* - Raffi accompanied by a four-piece band; filmed in 1988.

*Raffi on Broadway* - Raffi accompanied by a keyboardist and a bass player; filmed in 1993.

Of the three concerts, my 2 year-old son's (and my own) favorite is probably the first one, *A Young Children's Concert*, since it features Raffi performing solo on a simple stage, in the smallest venue of the three shows.

The first two concerts feature many of Raffi's beloved and signature songs, such as "Baby Beluga," "The More We Get Together," and "Shake My Sillies Out." The last concert (filmed at the Gershwin Theatre in NYC) showcases several of Raffi's environmentally conscious works, and has a bit of a theatrical flavor to it.

In all three shows, Raffi sounds almost exactly as he does on his albums. His love and respect for children shine through in his lyrics; his interaction with and attitude toward his young audience; and the sheer joy that infuses his performances.

The sound and image quality of all three concerts are great, considering their age. The concert footage is nicely shot and edited. The DVD menu interface is simple and straightforward: you can access each concert, and either play the show in its entirety or select individual songs from that performance. There are no annoying ads or previews at the start of the DVD.

One bonus feature I would like to have seen is a "sing-along" option, but even without that feature, the DVD is fabulous.
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18 of 18 people found the following review helpful
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Format:DVD
All my children just love this DVD! What an amazing songwriter and performer. We like the first concert the most, the Young Children's Concert. All the songs are excellent and so fun for children to listen to. The children clap and sing, and the songs are so happy and singable that they stay with you and you find yourself singing with your children.
The second concert is great. Every song is great. There are so many masterpiece songs. His message is wonderful for children. I read that the first two videos are Quintuple Platinum eight times between them. The third concert has a very good message too.
This family is happy to have found out about Raffi! I highly recommend this!
But this video or DVD! Your children will love it more than any other.
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12 of 14 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars great for all ages December 12, 2005
Format:DVD
Both of my kids love Raffi. We have a DVD player in the car and often times I will put this in and we will just listen to it. If my 2 year old is ever having fits about getting in his seat I ask if he wants Raffi--he always squeals "yes" and gets in his seat. He has learned many new words and sings almost all the songs just from listening to this DVD. He loves to clap with the kids after each song too. My 5 year old daughter would watch this on repeat for hours if I let her. She loves Raffi and knows every song by heart. Excellent purchase that won't wear the parents out. I even like the songs.
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8 of 9 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Quality children's music entertainment January 13, 2007
By mg
Format:DVD|Verified Purchase
Our six children were raised with Raffi and I was so delighted that three of their most favorite concerts were combined onto one wonderful DVD. Thank you! Now our grandchildren have the opportunity to be raised with and enjoy the great music of one of the most outstanding children's music performers.
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7 of 8 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars My son loves Raffi July 8, 2006
Format:DVD
We had a hand-me-down copy of Raffi's first video on VHS and wore it out within a few months. I bought the DVD of all three concerts and my son has been watching it almost daily ever since. He loves it. He knows all the songs and we sing them together when we go for walks. Now he wakes me up in the morning and asks me to take out my guitar and sing and play the songs with him. Raffi has given us a way to introduce our son to music as well as providing another thing to enjoy together, even if we aren't actually watching the concert.
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6 of 7 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Raffi in Concert October 11, 2005
A Kid's Review
Format:DVD
This is our second copy of this great collection. We wore out the first one!
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2 of 2 people found the following review helpful
3.0 out of 5 stars Rafi in Concert February 8, 2008
Format:DVD
This video is nothing but Rafi sitting on stage singing his songs. Very simple--no visual or sound effects added---But younder children (2-5 years) who know his songs seem captivated by it. It's a wholesome way to entertain a child for a short period while parents get a little work done. My granddaughter is multiply handicapped, and she loves the video, so it's a blessing for us!
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2 of 2 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Raffi in Concert March 14, 2007
Format:DVD
We love the Raffi concerts. Our children have worn out the vhs tapes. Thank goodness for the new dvd's. My only change for this dvd would be to play all three concerts, one after the other, without having to re-start my dvd player for the next concert.
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Most Recent Customer Reviews
5.0 out of 5 stars This is on constantly at my house. We only ...
This is on constantly at my house. We only watch the first concert which is just him and his guitar.
Published 8 days ago by E. Anton
5.0 out of 5 stars Five Stars
Item was received as promised - thanks
Published 10 days ago by karen j blethroade
5.0 out of 5 stars I absolutely love Raffi! I had these same ones (video tapes) ...
I absolutely love Raffi! I had these same ones (video tapes) back when my son was little & he loved Raffi! My son is not 26 yrs old & I got this for my granddaughter!
Published 1 month ago by cindy bear
5.0 out of 5 stars Wonderful.
My second child enjoys this as much as my first child did 10 years ago. Wonderful.
Published 1 month ago by Dawn
5.0 out of 5 stars I bought this for my niece's first birthday, she ...
I bought this for my niece's first birthday, she LOVES it and it gets her to stop crying when my sister is on her last moment of sanity.
Published 1 month ago by Jessica VandenBos
5.0 out of 5 stars Raffi is King.
This guy is the best. He's just really awesome. My 20 month old son loves him, and I do too. Wholesome good stuff. Read more
Published 3 months ago by K. Austin
5.0 out of 5 stars Love Raffi's concerts!
My one year old absolutely loves watching Raffi's concerts. We never get tired of listening to his songs! Great purchase, for sure.
Published 3 months ago by Ilse Alvarado
5.0 out of 5 stars ABSOLUTELY AWESOME!!
this is one of the easiest reviews I have ever done. My kids watched, and sang along with Raffi back in the 90s when he was just breaking through. We owned all 3 of these on VHS. Read more
Published 4 months ago by Al MacDonald
5.0 out of 5 stars Grandson loves it -- and it doesn't drive all the adults crazy
My grandson is 2, so if he falls in love with something, we hear it over and over. That's fine when it's Raffi! This DVD contains 2 separate concerts, which makes it even better.
Published 4 months ago by Reader/writer
5.0 out of 5 stars Still Fun After All These Years!
My adult daughters loved Raffi when they were little and now my grandson has become a fan! He claps, dances, jumps around, and can't wait for us to put Raffi in the dvd player!!! Read more
Published 5 months ago by karleen
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