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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.

What's New

Holiday limited edition - Get into the Jazzy holiday spirit!
Minor fixes

App Description

Get this limited Holiday edition of A Jazzy Day while it is available!

Does your child know what a tenor saxophone looks like or what a guitar sounds like? This top educational app offers your kids a brand new musical learning experience!

Apple's Best app for Ages 5 & Under • Gold Children’s Technology Review Editor’s Choice Award • Parents' Choice Award • NYTimes apps to acknowledge •

A JAZZY DAY – 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. Join the two cute kittens as they visit the Jazz Big Band and meet the animal musicians. Play and put your knowledge to the test.

CREATED BY PROFESSIONAL MUSIC EDUCATORS - DESIGNED FOR YOUNG KIDS

Special Features:

• Easy to use interactive pages designed for little fingers.
• Original Jazz Big Band music from professional musicians.
• Read to Me - reads and plays the story automatically.
• Read it Myself - allows you to read the story at your own pace.
• Educational Games : "Find the instrument" and "Which instrument sounds like this".
• Take a picture with the musical kittens and share your photo.
• This app will teach and inspire your child to start playing a music instrument.

The music instruments featured in the book are:
Bass
Drums
Guitar
Piano
Vibraphone
Trumpet
Trombone
Alto Saxophone
Baritone Saxophone
Tenor Saxophone
Flute
Clarinet
Conductor

Thanks to all of our supporters! We are honored by the fantastic reviews:

• "This game will lay down the first foundations of musical education and be the first step towards your child wanting to play an instrument—something I still regret never doing." - Wired/Geekmom

• "Every so often an app blows me away, and A Jazzy Day was successful at doing just that." PadGadget

• "A winning app. This highly user-friendly primer gives kids both a macro and micro lesson about jazz music." - Kirkus Reviews

• "Truly exceptional app" - iPad App Review

• "Superb blend of high quality animation, original music, great story-telling, interactivity, and game playing. BRAVO!" - iHeart This App

• "This melody book is amazing! The kittens are adorable and the music is really great!" - Musicians With Apps

• "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

• "A Jazzy Day is a great app that helps broaden children’s knowledge of instruments and gives them a new appreciation for music." - The iPhone Mom

• "A fantastic introduction to the sound, shapes and names of instruments in beautiful and unpretentious solid app." - Apps 4 Kids

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App Changes

February 05, 2014 New version 1.9
January 25, 2014 New version 1.8
November 28, 2013 Price Decrease: $4.99 -> $2.99
October 12, 2013 New version 1.7
September 26, 2013 New version 1.5
July 01, 2013 Price Decrease: $4.99 -> $2.99
July 01, 2013 New version 1.4
January 12, 2012 Initial Release

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