“Rocking Around the World “ NY TIMES - Every week is a new globe-spanning musical adventure at the only dance-along, sing-along, play-along class that mixes high-energy award-winning songs & stories from FunikiJam founder, Brian Barrentine with carefully curated international hits. Rhythms from across the globe encourage musical development, language skills and imagination! The fun activities can spark a lifelong interest in music and develop social cognitive and physical skills. For music, video and more visit Funikijam.com
WARNING: may cause laughing, clapping, dancing and singing in multiple languages.
When to arrive:
10 minutes before
Let concierge on first floor know that you are coming to FunikiJam. Take elevator to 9th floor and follow signs for Playroom. • This is a crawler-friendly environment, so everyone should remove shoes and wear socks. Caregiver participation is encouraged - so be prepared for floor-sitting, jamming, and lots of learning and fun!• Stroller parking inside playroom.
4 hours in advance
Upcoming Schedule for FunikiJam's America's Birthday Jam Music Class
235 West 56th Street, 9th Floor, New York, NY 10019
(347) 913 5267
Built on the original rhymes, chants, songs and stories of founder Brian Barrentine, FunikiJam started with a Nashville playgroup in 1999. Now, FunikiJam has evolved into a landmark early childhood education and entertainment organization with an annual reach of over 70,000 patrons. From NYC headquarters, FunikiJam delivers its trademark "music exploration for the next generation" across the globe through classes, live shows, musical recordings, film production and teacher training.
The unique programs are part class and part live show - with kids in the starring roles! At each session, FunikiJam-certified teaching artists (Agents of JAM) take the stage and invite the group to Sing-A-Long, Dance-A-Long and Play-A-Long with globe-spanning musical adventures.