Students love it and a "Best Tools for Schools" award says it all for educators about this spirited instrument. Easy to teach, versatile, adaptable, and durable - teachers appreciate how simple it is to introduce the Jumbie Jam into the classroom.Using the JJ as a stand-alone instrument or adding to existing curriculum along with Orff, Ukulele, or a Steel Drum program couldn't be easier! The JJ is a multi-faceted instrument. Both percussive and melodic, it creates a well-rounded musical experience that students enjoy. Exploring this instrument along with the culture of the island nation of Trinidad & Tobago, the birth place of the Steel Pan, provides opportunities for both musical and cross-curricular studies. The JJ is MADE-in-USA by Panyard, World Leaders in Steel Pan Musical Instruments & Accessories for over 30 years.
Utilizing their innovations of the Steel Pan Art-Form, they specially designed the JJ as a high quality entry-to-intermediate level instrument that is both Easy to Teach and Learn. Making music classes fun and rewarding empowers you to teach students more effectively. The JJ is a great instrument for students of any skill level, allowing them to enjoy the experience of music participation, creativity, and performance. The JJ is best suited for K-8 in the General Music Classroom, but is also very successful in other programs such as Special Needs, Enrichment Programs, Music Therapy, After School and Performances."Many students come in at recess to get extra playing time" - Mary Beth Kell, Vocal & Music K-12, Franklin Monroe Local. Durable, standing up to the rigors of the classroom. The JJ Pan is one octave G Diatonic, which can easily be converted to G or C Pentatonic. Delivered as an economical Educators 4-Pack of four. Mallets and a Durable Metal Z-Floor Stand that. Eight adjustable to accommodate any size player. The stand is also collapsible. Making the kit portable and easy to store. FREE Downloadable Beginner's Guide-Song Book includes 5 Play-Along Audio Tracks + instrument care instructions, playing techniques, history and culture of the Steel Pan. Additional Teachers Guides and Song Books are available. The Jumbie Jam is named after a character in Trinidadian folklore; the Jumbie. This mischievous and playful spirit grabs hold of you, compelling you to do a particular thing. What you are urged to do depends on the type of Jumbie that bites you. You have now been bitten by the Pan Jumbie, giving you the Jumbie to Jam! Simple to introduce into your classroom as a stand-alone instrument, or incorporate into existing curriculum. K-8 General Music, Special Needs, Enrichment Programs, Music Therapy, After School and Performances. Use with other instruments in mixed ensembles - Orff, Ukulele, Steel Pan Program, and many more.
One octave G Diatonic, easily converted to G or C Pentatonic. Both percussive and melodic, creating a well-rounded musical experience while providing cross-curricular studies exploring the culture of Trinidad & Tobago, the birthplace of the Steel Pan. Students love this hip instrument! It is a great instrument to teach students of any level, allowing them to enjoy the experience of music participation, creativity, and performance.
Stands up to the rigors of classroom use. Mallets & Durable Metal Z-Floor Stand. Song Book includes MP3 play-along songs, techniques & history.
Teachers Guides & Song Books available. By Panyard, World Leaders in Steel Pan Musical Instruments & Accessories for over 30 years ; "Best Tools for Schools" awarded by NAMM. This item is in the category "Musical Instruments & Gear\Percussion\Folk & World Drums\Steel Drums". The seller is "offbeatdeals" and is located in this country: US. This item can be shipped to United States.