Thursday, September 27, 2012

Bubble Ride by Vanessa Trien

Bubble Ride by Vanessa Trien- Review

While I have NO musical ability at all, I have read lots of research behind the importance of music in early childhood.  Each of our daughters began to listen to music while still in the womb.   We play various genres and learning CD’s in the car every time we travel.  Despite the fact the girls do not have a television in their room, they each have their own CD player and music collection.

While studying early childhood development in college and continuing to review research now I find that study after study states that, children who are actively involved with music whether they play, listen, or sing it do better in reading and math when they start school. They are better able to focus and control their bodies. They even play better with others and have higher self-esteem.
Quite simply, children need music to fully develop, and these days children have fewer and fewer opportunities for singing in their lives. Sing with your children everyday. Help them build relationships and a love of language. Our family has a new favorite, that the girls keep on repeat! Check it out and take your kids on a….

Vanessa Trien and the Jumping Monkeys | Bubble Ride
As of September 14, 2012, the brand new CD, Bubble Ride, can now be purchased at! Just search for "Vanessa Trien" and it will come up. It is available either in CD form or as full-album or digital downloads. Bubble Ride will also be available on iTunes, Spotify, Amazon and other online music retailers as of October 2, 2012,the official national release date. Thanks for checking them out!
Our personal favorites are track 3- Spinning Around and track 4- Tickle Monster. Both allow for creative expression and movement.  Although, we have a few favorites, the entire CD is wonderful and highly recommended to add to your home or classroom music collection!  My five and six year olds have fallen so in love with the CD that we are even purchasing her former two CD's Carnival Day and Hot Air Balloon as holiday gifts! 

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