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All that Jazz - Kid's Version

Jazz-Playground-CoverChristian P. is our randomly selected winner of the 5-title Putumayo CD collection. Thanks everyone for your entries! Putumayo Kids just released what's destined to be your kid's new favorite: Jazz Playground. From bebop and swing to Latin and African jazz, this multicultural CD celebrates the vibrant diversity and global influence of jazz and will get the whole family grooving. (Read on for a chance to win some Putumayo CDs.) I've loved their Playground series since my daughter was young and would play a CD over and over and over again. We quickly realized that Putumayo CDs pleased her as well as us! It turns out that Dan Storper, founder of Putumayo, had that exact plan in mind:
With our children's series, my professional goals and responsibilities as a father of a 4-year-old son seem to merge. I'm always looking for songs that William will love and, despite playing scores of time, won't drive my wife and me crazy. Jazz Playground is filled with lots of loveable, jazzy songs that are great fun for kids but which parents not only can bear but may even press the replay button for themselves. One of the songs, Cumbamba, by Cuban-American, Jose Conde, was recorded especially for this CD after I'd heard a scratchy, early version that I thought would sound nice if re-recorded. The cross-cultural collaborations and tasteful versions of children's favorites like Sing a Song of Sixpence, Mary Had a Little Lamb and the Spiderman theme song make this a one of kind musical journey that the whole family can appreciate.
Want a taste? Try this track from Oran Etkin for Little Lamb Jam. Note: you can simply listen online using the player below, or you can "right click" to download the mp3 file.

Jazz-Playground Want more? Pick up Jazz Playground, now available in our stores. Bebop, swing and all that jazz: cool tunes for global kids! Want to win? By March 16th, enter a comment letting us know what CD you or your kids listen to incessantly, and we'll choose a random winner to receive a 5-title Putumayo package - a little something for everyone.

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Sarah Velo says …

My kids LOVE the Wiggles! They love the TV Show and listening to their music all the time!

vicky says …

we love elizabeth mitchell's you are my sunshine! it's our daytime favorite.

Terri Dingman says …

My daughter loves these!

Laurie Underwood says …

My daughter listens to Little People CDs ALL the time - Silly Songs, ABC Songs...tonight she found the little people Christmas CD and had that going. I think tomorrow she'll find the Halloween one... :-)

Jaia Z says …

My son and I listen to Rockabye Baby Bob Marley every night - at least once.

Michelle Rulmont says …

We love the French Playground Putumayo! Listen to it at least 3 times a week!! Would love to win the new one!

robyn says …

Dan Zanes! Went to his concert last weekend, and have been listening ever since...

Wendy says …

My 3 year old boys loves to sing Black Horse and the Cherry Tree. "No, No, No No. No, No, no, no, no." Lol!

Noelle Moss says …

Love love love their Dreamland CD....got me through many sleepless nights with my son.

yawah awolowo says …

I really enjoyed this tune and i am sure the CD is just as great.. This music is very powerful and easy to listen and dance to. children along with their parents will enjoy the whole CD.!!!!!!!!!

Jackie says …

My daughter loves to listen to Magic Treehouse Stories every night before bed. She asks for different "Jack an Annie" CD to be put in the player each night.

mena says …

what a great giveaway, thanks for the opportunity well, we do listend to a few CDs non stop, we are crazy about the putumayo CD (the grown up version) we also listen a lot to Vivaldi's 4 seasons, and lotus chill out music. another fave is the juanes "camisa negra" cd. crossing my fingers!

Kristi P. says …

We listen to and love the World Playground CD. I've had it for years, and being a preschool teacher during those years, have used it in every setting I've been in. It's so much fun! Now my own daughter is picking out her favorites from it. Keep making great music compilations! And thank you!

christie says …

We love the Charlie Brown singing the Beatles cd. We used it as a bedtime music.

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