Classical family concerts in Greenwich and Blackheath | Bach to Baby

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South London - Greenwich & Blackheath

Mycenae House
90 Mycenae Road
SE3 7SE


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Please note that our upcoming concert is now on the 20th July not the 12th as previously advertised

Thursday 22 March 4.00pm

The Bass in the Ballroom

Featuring Andrew Kershaw, tuba & Alan Gout, piano

We’re picking up good vibrations - there’s a bass in this ballroom! From triumphant tunes to toe-tapping dances, prepare for a sumptuous celebration of the versatility of the brass family’s biggest brother. Not an oom pah in sight!

Doors open at 3.30pm. Concert lasts for about an hour.

Flexi-tickets and gift cards are NOT valid for this concert

Thursday 26 April 4.00pm

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 at 3.30pm. Concert lasts for about an hour.

Flexi-tickets and gift cards are NOT valid for this concert

Thursday 24 May 4.00pm

Carnival of the Animals

Featuring Charis Hanning, piano & Matthew McCombie, piano

Come one, come all to see the animals big and small. Join the regal lion, the dancing elephant, the cuckoo in the wood, the tortoise who knows how to beat the hare, the fossils (no, Mummy's not that old), the bouncy kangaroo and the long-eared donkey, as our pianists bring you the glorious music of Saint-Saëns. All that, plus your favourite nursery rhymes to finish, of course!

Doors open at 3.30pm. Concert lasts for about an hour.

Flexi-tickets and gift cards are NOT valid for this concert

Thursday 28 June 4.00pm

Fluting Around the World

Featuring Fergus Davidson, flute

It took Phileas Fogg eighty days, but flautist Fergus Davidson will whisk you around the world in under an hour. Flute and toot with us across the continents as we meet the instruments from baby piccolos to Indian Bansuris.

Doors open at 3.30pm. Concert lasts for about an hour.

Flexi-tickets and gift cards are NOT valid for this concert

Friday 20 July 4.00pm

Cuban Fantastique

Featuring Ahmed Dickinson, guitar

Spend the first days of Summer in a tropical paradise; Cuba and the Caribbean! Let our man in Havana fingerpick frets, strum, and serenade you on our musical holiday. Plus, your favourite singalong nursery rhymes to finish.

Doors open at 3.30pm. Concert lasts for about an hour.

Flexi-tickets and gift cards are NOT valid for this concert

Tuesday 14 August 11.00am

Bach to Broadway

Featuring Philip Smith, baritone & James Cheung, piano

Gershwin, Rodgers & Hammerstein - nothing says Broadway quite like them! Showcasing the gems of the classical concert stage and reminiscing the timeless melodies of Broadway, we'll have you humming all the way home. Now that's entertainment!

Doors open at 10.30am. Concert lasts for about an hour.

Flexi-tickets and gift cards are NOT valid for 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 30 mins prior to the concert, giving you time to ditch the buggy, grab a coffee, and catch up with friends before the performance.

For further questions, check out our FAQ

How to get there

Mycenae House, 90 Mycenae Road, SE3 7SE

Public transport: Closest stations are Westcombe Park Station and North Greenwich Station (then bus 108)

Parking: Ample street parking on Mycenae Road and Beaconsfield Road, which are both next to Mycenae House

Accessibility: Step free access

About the venue

Bach to Baby is delighted to present its concerts at Mycenae House, a historic building within the grounds of beautiful public gardens in the Blackheath Westcombe Ward in South East London that was initially a novitiate house for the order of the Little Sisters of Assumption. Today it is a hub of community activity with up to 2,500 visitors per week. Explore the gardens and grounds shared with Woodland House, which is the home to the Greenwich Steiner School and visit the in-house cafe for a spot of lunch or an energising coffee.