The First Latino Nursery Rhyme Collection!

Canticos (“little songs”) is a branded collection of some of the most beloved nursery rhymes and songs from all over the Spanish-speaking world.

Designed by parents with love and care, Canticos features endearing characters brought to life through books, apps, sing-a-long videos and more. Our mission is to foster multilingual learning that promotes child development by building fine motor skills, language, music, and math skills.

We hope you love our products inspired by nursery rhymes

and created to foster your child’s development.

Meet The Canticos Team

Susie Jaramillo

Susie Jaramillo is an artist, creator, brand builder and mom raising 2 bilingual children. Jaramillo majored in painting and illustration at the Pratt Institute in Brooklyn and recently left the advertising world after a successful 15+ year career to apply her brand building and storytelling skills to the world of family entertainment and education.

“As a Latina mom exposed to songs and traditions from both the U.S. and my native Venezuela, I’ve had a hard time finding books and apps of the nursery rhymes I grew up with,” says Brooklyn-based author-artist Susie Jaramillo. “In talking to people in both Latino and non-Latino communities, I realized this was missing from bookshelves and digital platforms everywhere.”

To bring to life all the things she loved about her Latino culture, she created Canticos so kids of all ages can enjoy these nursery rhymes and songs. “In addition to promoting bilingual/multilingual learning,” she adds, “we hope the books, apps and videos also promote a sense of community and connect kids, especially Latino kids, to their culture.”

Steven Wolfe Pereira
Steven Wolfe PereiraCo-founder & Chairman
Named by Adweek as one the 50 most indispensable executives in marketing, media and technology, Steven has worked with some of the most impactful companies and start-ups over his 20+ year career. A creative at heart with an eye for both product and design, Steven understands how to build both brands and companies. Steven takes great pride in helping make Canticos the leading Latino baby brand that also makes a difference in the community as a B-corp.
Nuria Santamaría Wolfe
Nuria Santamaría WolfeCo-founder & CEO
Nuria is an experienced digital media executive, an active education advocate, and a mom raising two bilingual kids. Nuria profoundly believes in the power of media and technology to help close the achievement gap, especially among students in low income communities. Through Canticos, she is able to bring together her love of media with her passion for education to create products that help parents raise bilingual global citizens.
Carlos Hoyos
Carlos HoyosCo-founder and CTO
Carlos Hoyos is a technology executive with a passion for developing technology that stimulates learning and creativity. Carlos is also a mathematician, musician, and inventor with multiple patents under his belt. At Canticos he combines his tech and music background to create immersive and whimsical digital experiences for kids.
Angie Monroy
Angie MonroyDesign Director
An intuitive designer with an incredible sense of play, Angie brings 15 years of experience in the creative and design industries to Canticos. She ensures that everything we create is a beautiful celebration of the cultural heritage of these traditional songs.