Troubadour Chamber Music


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Now in its 3rd year

A Valentine’s Musical Treat for the whole family:

Tchaikovsky’s Sleeping Beauty and other music by Mozart and Faure :

Saturday 10th February 2018 4pm

Alexandra Park School, Bidwell Gardens  N11 2AZ


The Soulful Viola:

An exploration of a rarely heard instrument

For children 6 and upwards and all adults,

With music by Schumann, Milhaud, Sally Beamish and Rebecca Clarke:

Sunday 11th February 2018 4pm

Alexandra Park School Bidwell Gardens N11 2AZ

Tickets: £7 child or adult at billetto/alexandraparkchambermusic


CHOPIN: An intimate portrait in music and words

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2pm Monday November 6th

The Avenue Club, St Lukes’ Church

Avenue Road

Kew, TN9 2AJ


Stephen Baron – piano

Marguerite Duncan-Sutherland – narrator

This 90 minute entertainment will present a colourful portrait of the composer, his life and times with special emphasis on his relationships with George Sand and Jane Stirling.

The music will be drawn from the Mazurkas, Polonaises, Waltzes, Nocturnes, Preludes and also includes the dramatic third Ballade.

Tickets £10 including tea

phone: 0208 948 8807

A rare meeting of art, poetry and music. Our very successful bringing together Schubert song, Mussorgsky piano music and Poulenc’s Travail du Peintre. Home concert in London N2 on Friday May 5th

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THE ROMANTIC PIANO MUSIC OF FREDERICK CHOPIN: a workshop for very young children (2+) where they can enjoy listening to short pieces – Waltzes, Mazurkas, Nocturnes, Polonaises, dress up as Chopin, his three sisters, his two girlfriends (professionally designed bonnets provided!) , play percussion and act out episodes from Chopin’s life. Active Learning Nursery, London N8 Monday 20th Feburary 9 30am.

THE MOZART STORY: Saturday 11th February 2017 4pm

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Hartmut Richter, violin and Stephen Baron, piano present the story of Mozart’s life and times through his violin music. Saturday 11th February 2017 4pm at Alexandra Park School, Bidwell Gardens (entrance in Rhodes Avenue).


Tour of Scottish Highlands: September 4-6th: with Eva Caballero -flute, playing Debussy.

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Fauns, nymphs and flutes – an inter-active workshop for primary schoolchildren had 15 performances in Inverness, Tain, Bad Caul and Scoraig. Centred around the music of Debussy, pupils were introduced to  Debussy’s special harmonic language of parallel chords, whole-tone and pentatonic scales in Prelude a l’apres-midi d’un faune and Cathedrale engloutie, both of which were dramatized. There were also drawing activities for younger children while they listened to The little shepherd, Syrinx and Jardins sous la pluie. Also performances for the local community on two evenings.

Tour of Southern France: Babar the elephant and Haydn workshops in Toulouse, Pau and Moulis. September 22-26th 2016

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Stephen Baron plays the fabulous Poulenc score of Babar for piano and narrator, giving performances in both French and English. Also performing Haydn workshops which inform younger audiences into the wonders of Haydn’s imaginative and witty music and his colourful life!

Thursday 23 June 8.30pm – NOT HEAVY ROCK but LIGHT CLASSICAL

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Thursday 23 June 8.30pm

A relaxed evening of music and drinks (available at the bar): entrance £5.

Hartmut Richter – violin; Stephen Baron – piano.
The Pavilion, Albert Road Rec Ground N22 7XL.
Reserve tickets at or pay at the door.

Saturday 25 June 3.30-9.30pm Fairland Park Classical Music Spectacular

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Fairland Park Classical Music Spectacular
Saturday 25 June 3 30-9 30pm

Babar the Elephant for children 3.30pm;

Fauns, Nymphs and Flutes for children 5pm;

Meet Mr. Mozart for children and adults 6pm;

Classical Music Jamboree 7-9.30pm : music for flute, violin, guitar and piano, to include Brahms Hungarian Dances, Chopin lollipops, also music by Mozart, Beethoven, Franck, Brahms, Saint-Saens.Entrance free (weather permitting!)
Fairland Park N8 ONG (off Haringey Ladder)

Saturday 21st May 2016 – DEBUSSY’S FAUN

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DEBUSSY’S FAUN: with Eva Caballero – flute.
Saturday 21st May 2016,  Time: 11.30am

Children’s concert for 4-7s centred around Debussy’s classic Prelude a l’apres-midi d’un faune, with audience participation in the music – dance, drawing and listening. Programme to include music by Saint-Saens, Faure, Poulenc and other Debussy pieces. Free Church, Hampstead Garden Suburb, Central Square, London NW11 7AG