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A Jazzy Day is a fun interactive storybook that introduces children to the world of jazz music with the use of cute, jazzy animals.
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Does your child know what a tenor saxophone looks like or what a guitar sounds like? This top educational app offer your kids a brand new musical learning experience!
A JAZZY DAY â€“ SWINGING WITH THE BIG BAND is a fun and interactive story that will teach your child about music instruments. The book features original illustrations and music, as well as sounds from real acoustic instruments.
â€˘ "This game will lay down the first foundations of musical education and be the first step towards your child wanting to play an instrumentâ€”something I still regret never doing." - Wired/Geekmom
â€˘ "A winning app. This highly user-friendly primer gives kids both a macro and micro lesson about jazz music." - Kirkus Reviews
â€˘ "Truly exceptional app" - iPad App Review
â€˘ "Every so often an app blows me away, and A Jazzy Day was successful at doing just that." PadGadget
â€˘ "Superb blend of high quality animation, original music, great story-telling, interactivity, and game playing. BRAVO!" -
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â€˘ "This melody book is amazing! The kittens are adorable and the music is really great!" - Musicians With Apps
â€˘ "A family that loves music, and feels music is important, will benefit from having A Jazzy Day. The story is cute and the games are excellent." - Apptudes
â€˘ "A Jazzy Day is a great app that helps broaden childrenâ€™s knowledge of instruments and gives them a new appreciation for music." - The iPhone Mom
â€˘ "A fantastic introduction to the sound, shapes and names of instruments in beautiful and unpretentious solid app."
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Join the two cute kittens as they visit the Jazz Big Band and meet the animal musicians! Enjoy the images, sounds and animation!
Play the featured interactive audio and visual games "Find The Instrument" or "Which Instrument Sounds Like This?" and put your knowledge to the test!
A JAZZY DAY is easy to use! Kids simply tap on the instruments to hear the sounds.
CREATED BY PROFESSIONAL MUSIC EDUCATORS - DESIGNED FOR YOUNG KIDS ( and for â€śkidsâ€ť of all ages! ) â€¨
â€˘ Interactive pages - touch the animals or instruments and listen.
â€˘ Original Jazz Big Band music (recorded live).
â€˘ Audio recordings of real acoustic instruments from professional musicians.
â€˘ Your child will learn to recognize the sight and sound of a saxophone, trumpet, trombone, bass, vibraphone and more.
â€˘ Animated Big Band arrangement demonstrating the use of the different instruments and sections.
â€˘ Vivid and colorful illustrations that every kid will love.
â€˘ Read to Me - reads and plays the story automatically.
â€˘ Read it Myself - allows you to read the story at your own pace.
â€˘ Educational Games : "Find the instrument" and "Which instrument sounds like this".
â€˘ Take a picture with the musical kittens and share your photo!
â€˘ Very easy and simple to use - especially designed for little fingers.
â€˘ This app will teach and inspire your child to start playing a music instrument.
â€˘ Fun for children, and parents will enjoy watching their kids learn!
The music instruments featured in the book are:
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November 28, 2013 Price Decrease: $4.99 -> $2.99
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June 15, 2013 New version 1.3
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