Jumbie Jam

Fun to Play!
Easy to Learn!

Watch The Jumbie Jam In Action!

Jumbie Jam Audio Clips

G Scale
Beginner Bossa
Hammock Holiday
Sunshine Soca
Lazy Day Reggae

Composer: Kimberly M. Roberts

Kimberly M. Roberts Website

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About the Jumbie Jam

The Jumbie Jam is an Authentic High Quality Steel Pan at an affordable price! So easy to play you will be jamming in minutes...Yah Mon! It sounds as good as a professional instrument; creating soothing tropical sounds that are pleasant to hear.

This all Steel Instrument is "MADE in USA" by Panyard, Inc. World Leaders in Steel Pan Musical Instruments and Accessories (family owned and operated since 1990).

Versatility is the best way to describe the Jumbie Jam; a blend of simple design, durability, and ease of learning/teaching makes it a fantastic instrument for all ages and musical abilities. It truly can be used as an entry level instrument or played at a professional level. This spirited instrument is being enjoyed in a multitude of environments from family recreational musicmaking to music education. Students love it and aren't overwhelmed or intimidated; ensuring an fun, effective and immediate learning experience.

You don't have to know how to read music to play the JJ......
......The notes on the drum and song books are marked by the note letters
The Jumbie Jam is lightweight, easy to handle and portable
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Jumbie Jam Ready to Play Kit

The Jumbie Jam is packaged as "Ready-To-Play-Kit" and comes in a hip carrying case.
(See below for JJ Kit details)

Jumbie Jam Models

1) Table Top Kit
2) Deluxe Kit
JJ Table Top Kit Includes

♪ Authentic Steel Pan
♪ Table Top Stand
♪ Playing Mallets
♪ User Guide (Instrument Care, Playing Techniques & Songs)
♪ Packaged in a Hip Carrying Case
JJ Deluxe Kit Includes

♪ Authentic Steel Pan
♪ Floor Stand - Height Adjustable/Collapsible
♪ Playing Mallets
♪ Beginner's Guide / Song Book
(Instrument Care, Playing Techniques, History of Pan and Songs)
♪ Play-Along-CD
♪ Packaged in a Hip Carrying Case

Stand Bases - Two types:

1) Conventional Base - standard with Silver & Chrome
2) Fun Feet Base - standard with Blue, Pink & Purple
Creates a spirited look, loved by kids and the young at heart!
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The Jumbie Jam has been awarded twice by the National Association of Music Merchants beginning with a "Best in Show" in 2008 and followed by a "Best Tools for Schools" in 2010.

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!"

The Jumbie Jam been awarded twice by
The International Music Products Association (NAMM)

Best in Show "Trendsetting Product" The Best in Show panel consisting of six music industry experts recognized the high quality and user experience.
Best Tools for Schools Award developed by Symphony Publishing, which allowed music educators to identify music products and materials that provide innovative solutions and opportunities for music learning. The expert panel selected the Jumbie Jam recognizing it's ability to easily teach music and attract students. Also noted were Panyard's teacher guides and song books assisting the teacher to incorporate the Jumbie Jam into their existing music classroom or teaching it as a new instrument.
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