Posts tagged: Children’s Concerts

Childrens Concert: Pied Piper Workshop & Concert

A Family Event: Pied Piper Workshop & Childrens Concert

Sat 1 Nov 11:00am at Birmingham Town Hall

Atarah and the Fizzy Flute Band invite children aged 3 – 10 to bring ANY instrument, even home-made ones and toys, to join them in rehearsing and then performing the story in music of the Pied Piper of Hamelin. A hands-on workshop/concert that will keep even the family fidget busy, tapping rhythms, booing the Wicked Mayor, cheering the Piper and squeaking with the Rats, while children play simple tunes and sound effects as the story progresses. No preparation necessary.


Adults £5
60 plus £4.50
Under 16s £2.50
Family Ticket (minimum 1 adult) £12

The concert lasts approximately one hour and then, after an interval, join Atarah in the foyer for a chat.

Atarah’s Wizard Workshop Concert

Atarah’s Wizard Workshop Concert
29 June 2008 at 4 p.m.
The ultimate hands-on, playalong, singalong, participation concert!

Bring an instrument of ANY shape or size to join in. Even the youngest members of the family can clap, sing,and march. Musical games and the story of The Pied Piper of Hamlin. Instrument quizzes (bring a pencil!).

Young guest stars demonstrating their specialities. Prizes for the best costumes – wizards, witches or fairies. And DIY instrument-making, face-painting and a steel band in the foyer!

Box Office 020 7638 8891
Reduced booking fee online at

Atarahs Children’s Concerts – Barbican 4th November

atarah at the Barbican

Barbican Centre,
4 November 2007 at 4 p.m.
Devised and Presented by
Atarah Ben-Tovim, MBE
National Symphony Orchestra
Conductor Anthony Inglis
with Ely Flute Pie
Narin’s Dancers
and Joshua Ben-Tovim as the Wolf


Rossini Thieving Magpie Overture
Rimsky-Korsakov Flight of the Bumble-bee
Rodgers / Hammerstein Doh-a-Deer from ‘The Sound of Music’
Saint-Saens The Swan, The Elephant, Mules, The Tortoise from ‘Carnival of the Animals’
Mancini The Pink Panther
Loesser, arr. Collis The Ugly Duckling
Amos The Dancing Mot Mots
Prokofiev Peter and the Wolf
Lebow, arr. Hanson Grasslands Chant from ‘The Lion King’
Tchaikovsky March of the Mice, Waltz of the Bees and Trepak from ‘The Nutcracker Suite’

Foyer activities include DIY instrument-making and a chance to listen to the Richmond Youth Jazz Band.

Music in the Foyer at a Children’s Concert

At the CCC stand you can buy ‘The Magic of Music’ CD, on which Atarah introduces a concert for all the family to enjoy at home. Swan Lake, Montagues and Capulets, Lord of the Rings, Harry Potter music, The Planets, Carmina, Burana and more.

You can also put your name on the CCC mailing list there, or send details to

For this concert, CCC thanks especially
Louise Kaye, Narin Ibrahim, Liz Hargest, Helen-Louise Baker, Jane Driver, Helen Desmond
and our wonderful backstage helpers, Hattie and Carrie

Music, fun (and education!) for kids in London Barbican Centre, 4th November at 4 PM

Music, fun (and education!) for kids in London Barbican Centre, 4th November at 4 PM

Children’s Classic Concerts presents

Peter and the Wolf and other Musical Tails
A participation concert for children aged 3 – 13
at Barbican Centre on 4 November 2007
Concert starts 4 p.m. Foyer events start 2.45 p.m.

Atarah Ben-Tovim, MBE, has inspired three million children with her unique mix of education and fun at her live concerts. Children are invited to join in with the National Symphony Orchestra, conducted by John Owen Edwards on a home-made percussion instrument or kazoo. Find out how a symphony orchestra works by joining one!

Everyone plays in extracts from Peter and the Wolf ,Carnival of the Animals, Flight of the Bumble-bee, Nutcracker Suite,Pink Panther, Ugly Duckling and much more.With Ely Flute Pie live on stage, dancers, animals and a quiz, there’s never a dull moment. Foyer events, including face-painting, making your own instrument and Richmond Youth Jazz Band, continue after concert, making this a fun and enriching afternoon for all the family!

Children from £7; adults from £10; family tickets available from Box Office 020 7638 8891
Reduced prices on-line at

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Atarah’s Beastly Concert

Sunday 4 November at 4 p.m. at the Barbican Centre

Hi everyone we are finally back at the Barbican, woopee. A concert for all the family, children from three upwards. Bring homemade shakers, kazoos, and recorders.bring an instrument

We’ll be playing music like:

Prokofiev – Peter and the Wolf
Saint-Saens – Carnival of the Animals
Tchaikovsky – Nutcracker Suite, March of The Mice
Rimsky-Korsakov – Flight of the Bumble-bee
Rossini – Thieving Magpie Overture
Mancini – Pink Panther
and a marvellous menagerie of musical marvels and other musical tales.

Presented and narrated by Atarah Ben-Tovim with the National Symphony Orchestra and our conductor is John Owen Edwards

Concert lasts one hour approximately and there are free foyer activities 2.30- 3.30

Prices: children from £7; adults from £10; family tickets available
0207 638 8891 Box Office reduced booking fee online

Atarah’s Beastly Concert

She who Pays the Piper Calls the Tune

And that’s what I do, you don’t think I play them, or do you? 🙂

she who pays the piper calls the tune

I just might you know!