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Top Gifts for Toddlers that Love Music
Toddlers love music which makes musical gifts for toddlers the perfect choice
When music plays many toddlers can't resist tapping their feet, bobbing their head or out and out dancing to the beat. If this sounds like a toddler in your life then a musical gift is a great choice for them. Most toddlers love music and it is important to foster that interest. Music has many benefits for a young mind. A strong exposure to sensory environments such as music and song will actually increase the amount of neural pathways in a young child's brain. The child will more likely excel at music if exposed at an early age. Both listening to music as well as experimenting with musical toys and instruments are beneficial. There are so many benefits to making music a part of your toddler's life that a musically oriented present is not only fun but one that could benefit your child for the rest of their life. Plus it's just plain fun!
Toddler Music Toy Band
A toddler music band is a kit of several different fun instruments. A set of music instruments is a must for every child and would make a wonderful present for a toddler. This particular set includes a xylophone, sea drum, and three musical shapes that have beads and bells. They're very sturdy instruments which is important because many of the wooden sets or cheaper plastic end up breaking over time. It is BPA free, lead free and phythlate free. The music band includes a storage box to keep everything together.
Just imagine your child's expression when they see this beautiful brightly colored piano sitting in their playroom! Not only is it an impressive and exciting gift for a toddler but it's at an afford cost. It will help your child grow and learn while they have tons of fun. The toddler piano has 2 full octaves and 25 keys. Each is colored coded to go along with the included illustrated songbook that will teach your child to play songs on their piano. This high quality piano has solid wood construction.
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Electronic Toy Violin for Toddlers
This 16" electronic toy violin for toddlers is incredibly realistic particularly for the price. It plays 25 melodies and is very easy to use. It can help a toddler to begin to learn how to play the violin and is a great first step in learning how to play an instrument. This electronic toy violin is recommended for ages 3 and up. It doesn't have real strings so there's no worry of a 3 year old breaking them.
Drum Sets for Toddlers
This gorgeous drum set is made specifically for toddlers age 3-5. This set includes a 12 inch bass drum, 8 inch tom tom, 10 inch snare, 8 inch cymbal, drumsticks, bass drum pedal, and a junior drum throne. It's a high quality construction with birch wood and real metal hardware. This drum set for toddlers comes in a variety of beautiful colors to choose from.
VTech - 3-in-1 Musical Band
This fun musical band by VTech can be used to play piano, drum or guitar in jazz, hip hop and rock. Your toddler can record and then play back their music. The IR sensor actually recognizes hand movements to give a real music experience such as "strumming" the guitar. There is a volume control and it comes with a guitar strap.
Guitars for Toddlers
There are a lot of choices for guitars for toddlers. You can pick an electric kiddie guitar such as the one displayed above or a real student guitar. Some are geared more for toddlers and others are instruments that your child can grow with.
Musical Hand Bells
These musical hand bells are bright, beautiful and provide a clear and appealing sound. They're lots of fun for toddlers and kids to play with and they include music and color coded lettering on the bells. These are particularly fun to play with during the holidays since hand bells are associated with traditional Christmas music. These musical hand bells are fun for the whole family.
Bontempi Toddler Learning Music Toys
Bontempi has an entire line of music instrument toys for toddlers and kids that help them learn how to play. They're color coded for easy learning and are lead free. They offer a large variety of instruments from the trumpet to an accordion. They're sold individually or as a set.
CD, MP3 Music Players for Toddlers
A toddler benefits from not only playing music but also from listening to it. A music player geared specifically to a toddler whether it's a CD player, MP3 player or comes with pre-loaded music is a great Christmas gift idea for a toddler. This specific one is tough and geared for toddlers up to age 6. It can hold up 700 songs and will play for 50 hours on 1 AA battery. It's also available in blue or lavender.