Music is a wonderful activity for sensory development
Looking for a new activity to do with your little one?
Music classes are a great activity to do as they encourage musicality and rhythm as well as other important skills such as social and coordination, plus some great bonding time for you and your child.
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There are lots of classes located across London to choose between, so here's a few to check out:
Offering fun and interactive classes for babies and toddlers, Mini Mozart holds classes in several London locations and features real instruments to accompany the class. Expect fairytales, percussion instruments, classical music and lots of enchanting new songs to learn. Classes run for 45 minutes during school terms.
Contact: 0207 193 1983
The Little London Music School
The Little London Music School holds classes for babies from 6 months and for children up to 5 years of age. Classes aim to create a natural enjoyment and response to music, as well as encourage an educational and stimulating atmosphere through singing, music, rhythm and the use of instruments. Classes run for 40 minutes for babies and 45 minutes for preschoolers and are taught by classically trained musician specialists.
Contact: 07530 459468
At Monkey Music you'll find fun music classes for babies as young as 3 months and preschoolers up to 4 years of age. Classes are held all over London and involve age appropriate content for each class; with gentle songs for babies, colourful props for toddlers and understanding musical patterns for preschoolers.
Contact: 01582 766464
For a fun and amazing music experience for babies and toddlers, check out Caterpillar Music. Classes involved exciting activities every week and music, action songs, puppets and instruments. See here to find your nearest class in London.
Contact: 0870 199 90 90
Bea's Baby Music School
Bea's Baby Music School offers classes for children from 6 months to 6 years and all classes use live instruments instead of backing tracks, as well as colourful props and puppets. Classes are run in West Norwood and Putney.
Bea also offers Piano Lessons across London for children from age 3 and a half.
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