Family Concerts in Balham, London

Saint Mary And Saint John The Divine
Balham High Road, London
SW12 9BS


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Saturday 29 June 11.00am

Spread your Wings

Bianca Watts, vocals and harp

Up in the trees above the dew-dropped daffodils, mother bird is busy at work teaching her spring chickadees the joys of nature. Join vocalist and harpist Bianca as she leads your family on a journey through an English Country Garden, pause to admire a Red Red Rose, and dance the Baroque Flamenco, as we spread our wings and learn to soar.

Doors open 15 minutes before the concert starts
The concert lasts around 45 minutes

Gift Cards are accepted at this concert

Saturday 3 August 11.00am

Fiesta!

Mary Thorneloe, flute & Daniel King Smith, piano

Step into the warmer climes of Spain and Latin America with the flamboyant flute. From the hypnotic Carmen Fantasy to fesity folk dances, be prepared for a feast for your ears. Ole!

Doors open 15 minutes before the concert starts
The concert lasts around 45 minutes

Gift Cards are accepted at this concert

Saturday 31 August 11.00am

Summertime

Irene Serra, jazz vocals & Andrew Ruiz-Palma, guitar

...when the living is easy, the music is soft and the sounds are sweet. Oh, the jazz beat is swinging and the Manouche songs are intoxicating. So hush, little baby, don't you cry.

Doors open 15 minutes before the concert starts
The concert lasts around 45 minutes

Gift Cards are accepted at this concert

Saturday 5 October 11.00am

Bach to Baby Family Concert

Bach to Baby is the acclaimed concert series for the whole family to enjoy together. Featuring outstanding musicians and exhilarating performances in inspiring venues right on your doorstep. Programme for this concert date will be announced shortly.

Doors open 15 minutes before the concert starts
The concert lasts around 45 minutes

Gift Cards are accepted at this concert

About the concerts

Bach to Baby is the critically acclaimed classical concert series for babies, toddlers and their carers. Tots dance, roam about and revel in the wonder of live music, while you take a moment out of your busy day to hear top notch performances by outstanding musicians, with your young babes in tow.



Doors open 15 mins prior to the concert, giving you time to ditch the buggy, grab a coffee, and catch up with friends before the performance.

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How to get there

Saint Mary And Saint John The Divine, Balham High Road, London, SW12 9BS

Public Transport:
Closest stations: Balham tube and train station
Bus Routes: The 255 and the 315 from Stretham Station, the 155, the 249 and the 355 from Clapham, the 155 and the 355 from Tooting Broadway stop within a short walk of the church

Accessibility: Step-free access, toilets and baby-care facilities are available.

About the venue

St Mary's Church was built by local parishoners in early 19th century and during the 1880s, an elabroately decorated chancel, sanctuary, and reredos were added. In 1903, a Classical frontage replaced the original Greek Revival façade. Sitting on Balham High Road, the church and its surrounding area is also fondly known as Nappy Valley, and the Gateway to the South. It is calming and welcoming oasis in the midst of the hustle and bustle of life.