About: Symphonic Tots was created by Marianne Tyler Brown. Her background as a Cellist performing with leading orchestras and ensembles from The Halle, English National Ballet,BBC Radio & TV, LWT to name a few, Cello & Piano Teacher ( including early years cello teaching at The Royal Academy of Music and Guildhall Junior departments), and as well as her work as a University Lecturer she currently has a post Leading Music Teacher Training Workshops at Trinity College London. This, combined with her love of sharing her musical knowledge with young people and her experiences of her own mother’s work as music therapist has inspired her to create Symphonic Tots. Live Cello, Kodaly Method,Hand Bells and Other Quality Percussion and Visiting Professional Orchestral Instrumentalists(violin,cello,harp,piano,guitar,mandolin,banjo,trumpet,french horn,flute…and more)with hands on interaction and early years instrumental teaching with small sized cello,violin,harp,guitars and more are central to each class. Weekly classes are divided in to 5 week courses and cover all areas of the early years foundation stage, promote school readiness as well as support and information for parents to continue musical activities at home and with an inspiring team of musicians. Class sizes are small (usually 12 and under) to maintain quality and interaction with every child and carer.
Organisations: Courses are also Accredited Through Local Councils and colleges currently working with Local Councils in London Boroughs. Please let us know if you are an organisation or local council or even community centre and would like to discuss possible courses for your schools/centres. We would love to hear from you!