Liverpool Philharmonic Family Concerts are a great way for children and adults to come together to experience a full symphony orchestra performing music live...Fidgeting is allowed, so come along and give it a try! Concerts last approximately one hour
Family concerts also feature our Instrument Petting Zoo which takes place 30 minutes before each concert. Children are invited to try a variety of orchestral instruments.
Workshops for Children
The whole family can get involved in our music workshops. A variety of workshops are available for children aged 0-5 years, with parents and grandparents encouraged to join in.
Led by musicians from the Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra, the workshops involve singing, creative music making and the opportunity to have a go on a range of musical instruments.
Sessions are held in our friendly, informal Music Room. All workshops include worksheets and suggestions on how to make music at home! The sessions last 45 minutes.
Places are limited, so please book early to avoid disappointment!
Monday 24 October 2016 10am
Wednesday 26 October 2016 11.45am
Thursday 23 February 2017 10am
Friday 2 June 2017 10am
Suggested age: 0-18 months. The perfect introduction to making music with your baby, these workshops include songs, movement, and active listening.
Wednesday 26 October 2016 10am
Monday 20 February 2017 11.45am
Thursday 23 February 2017 11.45am
Thursday 1 June 2017 10am
Suggested age: 18-36 months. In this session you’ll use songs and games to help your child develop their musicianship and creativity. Children will lead the music making, with you responding and ‘tuning in’ to the sounds.
Monday 24 October 2016 11.45am
Monday 20 February 2017 10am
Thursday 1 June 2017 11.45am
Friday 2 June 2017 11.45am
Suggested age: 3-5 years. Your child will explore pitch and rhythm, using songs and activities to help them develop their creativity. They will also explore percussion instruments and learn about instruments of the Orchestra.
Tickets: £7 (including accompanying adult), additional adults £7
To book your place call the Box Office on 0151 709 3789.
Age ranges are for guidance only. Due to space limitations the number of additional adults is limited to each workshop. Doors open 15 minutes before the workshop starts.
Play: Liverpool Philharmonic Experience for Families
Ever wondered what it’s like to play an instrument centre-stage at Liverpool Philharmonic Hall? Or how musicians warm-up for a performance? Then why not take part in Play: Liverpool Philharmonic Experience for Families: our interactive and super engaging building tour for kids and adults alike with games, untold tales and some musical surprises along the way!