Barry Louis Polisar

Barry Louis Polisar is an author, songwriter, poet, storyteller, and pioneer in the world of music for children. A two-time Grammy Award and five-time Parents’ Choice Award winner, Barry has recorded and shared his songs, poems, stories, and books with audiences throughout the world. He gives concerts and author visits in schools and performing art centers and was given a Special Library Recognition Award for his “ability to communicate with and excite children to read.” His songs are featured in television shows (Sesame Street), feature films (Juno), and advertisements; his books and poems have been translated into other languages. We’re Not Kidding! is a two-CD tribute album featuring sixty of Barry’s songs re-imagined and performed in diverse genres by musicians from around the world—many who listened to Barry’s songs when they were children.