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FREE!

MiniJam class Friday 6th Dec

10am & 10:45am

@Putt in the Park, Battersea

(for our trainee Minijam Musicians to hone their skills)

 

Next Concert (Friday 13th Dec):

Jazz & Swing Trumpet 

Session @ Ram Jam Records, Kingston have finished for the term

See you in 2020!

MiniJam Sounds tasty, what should I expect...?

0-5 years music classes and concerts

1. Music and Sensory classes

Fun and modern early-years education through music.  MiniJam is as much about the coffees and natter before/after class as it is about the interactive music and sensory experience for the babies and children. We have pooled some of London’s top session musicians to create funky versions of nursery rhymes to jam along to. We have also teamed up with psychologist  Dr Gabby Bray DPsych, CPsychol, B.A.(Hons) (Oxon) in order to structure our termly programme to best benefit your little one.

 

2. We also do child-friendly concerts/gigs

You can chat, you can feed, you can change nappies, you can leave half way through. No judgment or protocol here - just really varied music to listen to whilst your little one takes in new genres of music from gypsy jazz to Ibiza chillout.

 

Check schedule for what’s on next.

 
 
 

When & Where?

(Scroll down for Term times & Class details)

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3:15pm Babies, Bumpers & Crawlers

4pm Age is just a number

Mondays

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9:45am Age is just a number

10:30am Toddlers & Brawlers

11:15am Age is just a number

Putt in the Park, Battersea

Tuesdays

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3:30pm Babies, Bumpers & Crawlers

Ram Jam Records, Kingston

Tuesdays

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10:30am Toddlers & Brawlers

11:15am Babies, Bumpers & Crawlers

Upstairs @ Putney Pantry

Wednesdays

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9:45am Babies, Bumpers & Crawlers

The Hope, Wandsworth Common

Thursdays

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10:15am Arrival for free play & coffees

10:30am 45 mins performance,

Child-friendly gig/concert 

The Plough Bar & Kitchen,

Clapham Junction

Fri-YAY! - Gig day

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10:30am Toddlers & Brawlers

11:15am Babies, Bumpers & Crawlers

The Old Frizzle, Wimbledon

Tuesdays

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3:15pm Babies, Bumpers & Crawlers

4pm Age is Just a number

Upstairs @ Halfway House, Earlsfield

Tuesdays

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9:45am Babies, Bumpers & Crawlers

10:30am Toddlers & Brawlers

11:15am Age is just a number

Wednesdays

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3:15pm Babies, Bumpers & Crawlers

Farrago, Clapham Junction

Wednesdays

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11:15am Babies, Bumpers & Crawlers

3:15pm Toddlers & Brawlers

4pm Age is just a number

Thursdays

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We'll come to you!

Prices starting from £150

Email hello@minijam.uk for a quote

Available for private hire

Weekends

Term 1a 2nd Sept - 20th Oct  

Term 1b 4th Nov - 15th Dec

Term 2a 6th Jan - 16th Feb  

Term 2b 24th Feb - 29th Mar

Term 3a 20th Apr - 17th May  

Term 3b 1st Jun - 12th Jul

 

Concerts/Gigs continue 

throughout term-time & holidays

FREE Coffee with every class booking

We Love Sunshine!;

Most MiniJam venues have outdoor space for classes and/or post-jam coffee & chill

Class Categories & Concert Listings

See concert dates below:

 

Cost 

 
 
 

Sounds

Buy our tracks and listen to MiniJam anywhere - lucky you!

Who is MiniJam?

The Birth of MiniJam;

Mini jam is the brainchild of Chez Taylor and Erica Guy. We have been living and working in London as session musicians, teachers and close  friends for over a decade. Leading up to and following the birth of Erica's first child as well as drawing on Chez’'s experience in early years music and sensory classes we decided to create fun and relaxed music sessions that would support parents/guardians/carers, as well as starting to develop young minds. We also hope to encourage confidence in music making for all.

MiniJam co-founders

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How can MiniJam affect your little one?

Why we teach them music from birth....

Introductin to other cultures
Devloped physical skills
Refined disipline and patience
Cultivated social skills
Improved academic skils
Ted talks - what if every child had access to muic from birth?
Ted Talks - does muic chang a childs brain?
Ted Talks -Music and the young brain
Further reading/viewing
BBC - why is singin good for learning?
BBC - is music te ky to academic gains?
BBC - Musical Training improves language and reading

Adults

The supportive nature of our sessions will be a chance to quiz other parents/carers or just generally have a whinge about how much sleep you are or are not getting. There have been a number of studies on the improved mental state of mothers with social support. This also extends to fathers/guardians and carers - a problem shared is a problem halved and all the other cliches.

 

MiniJam is founded with NCT style support in mind.

 The Social

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Children

 

We are very relaxed and informal within the classes, but we do encourage:

  • Respect for instruments,

  • Patience,

  • Tidying up,

  • Quiet time,

  • Sharing,

  • Concentration,

  • Being active,

  • Caring for others.

 

Children will often have a really good sleep after music sessions having been mentally and physically stimulated.

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Did you know?

  • 🎧You can download MiniJam Tracks here  (recommended for long car journeys)

  • 🎁We do gift cards - bring your friends along! (recommended for birthdays).  Click here to get in touch.

  • 🎈We love a party! MiniJam are available for private hirePrices start at £150.  Click here to get in touch.

Safety info.

We’d make fireman Sam proud!

 

At MiniJam, our music team

wholeheartedly encourage children to listen, touch and play with the instruments and props used in our sessions as an important part of their early development.

We kindly request that adults supervise and participate in our classes to ensure equipment is being used safely.

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