The kids were exposed to the terminology – master, beat matching — and eagerly bopping to the tunes.
Parents were just as excited about the music–a far cry from dull lullabies–as their kids. Samantha Al-Fayez beamed as her one-year-old son, Julien, eagerly danced and pressed buttons on the DJ console. “He loves gangsta rap,” she explained. He joined in as Ms. Weiss led the students in a round of the ABC Song set to a gentle techno beat.