The instruments included in this unique set were selected by Bob McGrath, ” Bob from Sesame Street”, and are sure to be a hit with pre-schoolers and kids in the early elementary grades.
The Bob McGrath Rhythm Band set is the winner of Parents’ Choice Award.
The set includes an interactive CD, performed by Mark Walker and narrated by Bob. Listens discover each instrument in a game by the Sound, Shape, and Color. Listeners can then play along with five world rhythms: Cha Cha from Cuba, Awa Odori from Japan, Saidi from Egypt, March from New Orleans, and Samba from Brazil. In each of the World Rhythms, Mark play three or four authentic percussion instruments from that country. Listeners learn the names and sounds of 13 different world percussion instruments that Bob identifies.