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Fun and interactive music sessions for babies, toddlers and their families…

Shake Rattle & Roll
8th January 2020

Fun and interactive music sessions for babies, toddlers and their families…

In light of the Government’s latest advice regarding COVID-19, we are postponing this project until further notice. Keep an eye on our website, follow us on social media and sign up to our newsletter to stay up-to-date. Find out more about the actions we’re taking in response to COVID-19 here.

Shake Rattle & Roll – our fun and interactive music sessions for babies and toddlers – returns for 2020…

Whether you’re a Shake Rattle & Roll regular, or have never been before, join us to explore instruments, create sounds, sing songs, dance, move, socialise and make a big noise!

Aimed at children aged 0-4, Shake Rattle & Roll is a great activity for families to share – all in a relaxed and fun atmosphere.

Shake Rattle & Roll is completely free to attend, and is led by Beth Bishop – an experienced music leader who specialises in working with Early Years.


Sat 25 Jan, Sat 29 Feb, Sat 28 Mar

Two sessions available –

2-2.45pm or 3-3.45pm

Please note we’ll be releasing tickets towards the start of each month.


Music Space, Z-arts, 335 Stretford Rd, Manchester M15 5ZA

How to book

To manage numbers we ask that you register a place through Eventbrite. Sessions are limited to 25 children – first come, first served.

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Shake Rattle & Roll music sessions can:

  • Help to develop communication, language and speech
  • Improve coordination and motor skills
  • Build social skills (amongst parents too!)
  • Encourage self-confidence and self-awareness
  • Support exploration, play and learning in a safe environment
  • Promote the parent/child bond with activities to do at home
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Additional information

Instruments, changing facilities, floor mats, comfy chairs and refreshments are all provided.

The age range is flexible.

We recommend a maximum of 2 adults per child. If you would like to bring more, or if you have any other questions, please contact Lucy Wallace at

We also sell exclusive Shake Rattle & Roll CDs with new songs composed by Beth as well as old favourites for every family to enjoy at home. Here’s Volume 4 for you to enjoy…

More photos can be found on our Shake Rattle & Roll picture gallery.

Shake Rattle & Roll is delivered in partnership with Z-arts. Supported by Youth Music as part of the Alliance for a Musically Inclusive England, and made possible by funding from the National Lottery via Arts Council England. Shake Rattle & Roll is also supported by Manchester City Council and Greater Manchester Combined Authority.