Newest Title in Award-Winning Series of Language Immersion CDs for Children Blends Traditional and Original French Songs Set to Latin Rhythms
Washington, DC (October 18, 2011) – Parlez-vous cha cha cha? Whistlefritz, producer of the award-winning Spanish for Kids series of language immersion DVDs and CDs for children, announces the release of a French language edition of its bestselling and award-winning CD Cha,Cha, Cha. This lively 15-song collection of French children’s songs is sung by acclaimed singer Lynn Véronneau and set to spirited Latin rhythms by versatile bandleader and composer Didier Prossaird. Cha Cha Cha will retail for $14.99.
Recommended for children of all ages, Cha, Cha, Cha features beloved traditional songs such as Bingo, Les Éléphants, Tombe La Pluie, and Sur le Pont D’Avignon and catchy upbeat original songs that teach numbers (Les Nombres), days of the week (Les Jours de la Semaine), the months (Tous les Mois) and more. A lover of children’s music, Véronneau said that “recording Cha, Cha, Cha is for me a dream come true.”
Whistlefritz Spanish CDs and DVDs for children have won top honors from the most trusted family media organizations and earned praise from parents and educators for their musicianship and production quality. “We are excited to introduce a French language-learning CD to our award-winning catalog of immersion CDs and DVDs,” said Heidi Stock, founder and CEO of Whistlefritz. “It expands our mission to inspire in children a love of languages and different cultures.”
Cha, Cha, Cha is available for purchase online at www.whistlefritz.com, www.itunes.com, and www.amazon.com.
Founded in 2006, Whistlefritz was borne out of a mom’s passion to teach her children Spanish. Motivated by research showing that early childhood was the best time to learn a language, Whistlefritz’s founder set out on a mission to assemble high-quality teaching materials for her children. Not finding what she wanted, she created a line of engaging, playful, live-action Spanish immersion programs for her own children and kids everywhere. Whistlefritz is a trusted name in language learning entertainment, working with schools and parents across the United States and internationally to do one thing: create entertaining and educational programs to inspire children to want to learn a new language. For more information and to order Whistlefritz products, please visit www.whistlefritz.com.
About Lynn Véronneau:
A Quebec native with a hauntingly beautiful voice, Lynn Véronneau is an acclaimed singer who performs extensively in Europe, the United States and Canada. Her acoustic band Véronneau’s 2011 CD release, Joie de Vivre, charted in the JazzWeek World Music Top 20.
About Didier Prossaird:
Didier Prossaird’s irresistible music is as unique as his background. The versatile bandleader and composer was born in Saint Denis, France, and lived in Paris before moving to Saint Barth’s and Washington, DC, where he created the acclaimed salsa band Sin Miedo.