Two modes of play encourage development of fine motor skills as baby practises tapping out new tunes. In instructor mode, she will discover new songs as she follows coloured lights that show the next note in the song to tap. Or she will focus on moving to her own groove in freestyle mode. With a push of the blue button, This toddler toy gives baby the power to be the star of her own show. The 30+ melodies and sounds means she will spend hours identifying new rhythms and patterns. This instrument is not just made for music; it is a powerful developmental toy. Volume control can help you turn things down when your little one plays long after the Encore.