Brooke Shields Stars in Juno’s Musical ABCs;Available Now for FREE on the App Store®

San Francisco, CA– December 7, 2010 - The Juno Company, a leading digital media publisher specializing in the creation of innovative and musical educational products, is proud to announce the release of Juno’s Musical ABCs, an eBook App that gives children a unique and entertaining way to learn and interact with the alphabet.  Juno’s Musical ABCs, available on the App Store® for®iPhone™, iPod Touch™ and iPad™, is available for FREE download for a limited time. 

 

Narrated by talented actress and dedicated mom, Brooke Shields, Juno’s Musical ABCs takes children on a lyrical journey through the alphabet using fun rhymes, colorful images and the beloved Juno characters.  With each touch of the screen your child brings the story to life, interacting with characters, letters, musical instruments and more. In addition, the App’s three reading modes (Read It To Me, Read It Myself and Autoplay) provide an option for all reading levels!

“Juno’s Musical ABCs is part of a new series of educational Apps from our team that will provide children with a much needed musical learning tool and we’re delighted to have Brooke Shields’ participation in the project,” said Barrett Cohn, CEO of The Juno Company. “We plan to raise the bar in the Apps market as we continue to build exceptionally engaging and fun mobile content for children.”

The Juno Company, founded by mom and composer, Belinda Takahashi, Ph.D., is dedicated to inspiring a lifelong love and appreciation for music in children.  The company is best known for its Emmy Award winning Juno Baby line of products as well as its Juno Jr. line.  With the strong belief that beautiful music enriches lives, The Juno Company, in partnership with the National Head Start Association,  is proud to donate a music education DVD to a child in need for every Juno product that is purchased. 

The launch of Juno’s Musical ABCs follows the recent release of Music Learning Adventure , the free iPhone and iPad App that offers children a fun and entertaining way to learn through music and harmony.  For more information on The Juno Company and its products please visit www.thejunocompany.com.

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About The Juno Company

Headquartered in San Francisco, CA, The Juno Company is an emerging children’s digital media company all about learning through beautiful music. Founded by classical composer and mom, Belinda Takahashi, Ph.D., The Juno Company and its accompanying brands, leverage the world’s best puppet makers along with incredible orchestral musicians to create a fun, witty and beautiful musical experience for children 12-months-old through preschool-age. The Juno Company has collaborated with top researchers, artists and musicians to create an award-winning line of products. All CDs, books and DVDs feature a cast of lovable puppets created by the talented hands behind some of your favorite Muppet and Sesame Street characters*, which interact with children, along with original music composed for and performed by live orchestral musicians. The Juno Company has initiated The One for All Program, which donates a very special music education DVD to a child in need for every Juno product sold. Buy One. Give One. Contact The Juno Company at 116 New Montgomery Street, Suite 200 San Francisco, CA 94105; Phone (415) 820-5100 or (877) JUNO-BABY; Fax (415) 879-9937; and website at www.JunoBaby.com.

*The Muppet and Sesame Street trademarks and associated characters are the trademarks and intellectual property of their respective owners.  Juno Baby, Inc. is not sponsored by, affiliated or associated with these companies.

Media Contact:

Danitra Alomia

Reverb Communications

danitra@reverbinc.com

(209) 586-1495 x115


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