Groove is what you will do when you pop this CD into the player! I found myself and my three kids dancing to the music of Groove Kid Nation: The Wheels on the Bus while we made dinner last night. Even the baby was getting down! When the music ended, my oldest said, “Mom, can we listen to it again?”
One of the things I like about this album is that it is not only fun to listen to, but its intended purpose it to teach kids about specific musical instruments. The music highlights voice, flute, saxophone, piano, bass guitar, trumpet, guitar, trombone and drums. A 10-page illustrated booklet accompanies the CD to assist parents in helping their kids identify the instrument featured in each song.
I wanted to introduce my now 2-year-old son to real musical instruments so I called together a few of my friends who are among the top professional musicians in LA, and the result is “Groove Kid Nation”.
The website includes tips for parents to help their kids get the most out of listening to the CD, information about the artists and (my favorite) a guide to the best musical instruments for kids under age 5.
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- An mp3 track from the CD
- A Coloring Book of the characters
- An eclectic EP of my son’s heartbeat and acoustic piano
If you would like to listen before you buy, the website has snippets of the songs.
I would encourage you to get your groove on and grab this album. The kids don’t need to know that they are learnin’ while they are groovin’, right?
BUY! Groove Kid Nation: The Wheels on the Bus will be available March 8th.
**Win**A Groove Kid Nation: The Wheels on the Bus CD courtesy of Sugar Mountain PR!
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