Everyone knows the Brahms lullaby – the famous Cradle Song, or Wiegenlied. But many are unfamiliar with some of the other equally lovely melodies Brahms created in song form. On this album we have arranged some of the most gentle of these songs for various instrumental combinations – soothing for babies and for their parents.

Baby Needs Brahms’ 20 all-instrumental tracks: Lullaby (Cradle Song) – We Strolled – How Delightful You Are – May Night – Like a Melody – Intermezzo, Op. 117, No. 1 – On the Way to my Sweetheart – Serenade (Standchen) – Sunday – Serenade (Serenate) – Solitude in the Meadow – If I Knew the Road Back to Childhood – Secret – Intermezzo, Op. 118, No. 2 – Love Song – Minuet from Cello Sonata No. 1 – Maiden’s Song – Andante from Violin Sonata No. 2 – Song of the Larks – Lullaby (Cradle Song)