King of the Kids

King of the Kids

 South Brisbane, Queensland, AUS

No glitter - simply guitar, kazoo and rock'n'roll rhymes! The pied piper of little people, 'The King' of Kindie Indie, Tim Jackman has the very young and young-at-heart under his musical spell before you can say Hickory Dickory ROCK!


Tim Jackman is the King of the Kids!
An actor, singer and guitarist, Tim has been entertaining children and adults alike for many years.
With guitar, kazoo and classic nursery rhymes, he brings music and rhythm to the heads, shoulders, knees and toes of every audience.
Tim has delighted the children of the Woodford Folk Festival for over a decade, and since 2008 has appeared weekly at ‘The Corner’ at the State Library of Queensland .
'The King' has worked on and performed in touring productions of ABC's Play School and Bananas in Pyjamas, and has recently returned from the Sydney Children’s Festival for the third year in a row. He has appeared this at the Illawara Children's Festival and QPACs Out of the Box Festival for under 8s. He has also thrilled the crowds at Brisbane Festival in 2011.

Set List

Rock ‘n’ Roll Rhymes Set-list

Open, shut them
Round & round the garden
Hickory Dickory Dock
Rockabye Baby
Frere Jaques/Are You Sleeping?
Humpty Dumpty
Mary had a little Lamb
Twinkle Twinkle/ABC
Heads, shoulder, knees and toes
There was an old lady who swallowed a fly
Row, row, row
Baa baa black sheep
Incy wincy spider
The Grand Old Duke of York
“Der-glumph!” went the little green frog one day
The wheels on the bus
Kookaburra sits
Five Little Ducks
Miss Polly had a Dolly
Polly put the kettle on
I’m a little teapot
Michael Finnigan
Hey diddle diddle
Old Macdonald had a farm
I love my dog
Octopuses Garden
Nick Nack Paddiwack
Feelin’ Groovy
If you’re happy and you know it
The Hokey Pokey