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FOLKS & BAIRNS

Parent and Baby Choir 

Folks & Bairns is a parent and baby choir based at St Michael & All Angels church, Windmill Hill, South Bristol. The choir enables grown-ups to sing together in a relaxed and baby-friendly environment. It is run by Natural Voice Leader, musician and singer Rosie Sleightholme. Every voice is welcomed, no singing experience is necessary and all songs are taught by ear.

We're now on Summer break, and will be back in September 24.

Check back here for dates.

  • Mondays, 11.30am - 12.30pm

  • St Michael & All Angels Church, Windmill Hill, BS3 4LW

  • PRICE: Pay termly (no of weeks in term X the following weekly rates):

    • Low Income: £6.50/week

    • Standard: £8/week

    • Higher earner: £9.50 or more a week (you choose price)

  • First session is a free taster

  • Book here: folksandbairns@gmail.com

  • New members are welcome at any point during the term.

  • Pregnant women welcome 🙂

 

What people have said about us:

  • Classic FM wrote a lovely piece about us , which has videos and explains Rosie’s ethos as a choir leader.

  • BBC Points West featured us on their programme, talking about how singing speeds up recovery from postnatal depression.

  • BBC News also featured us on their website.

  • BBC Radio Bristol interviewed Rosie about singing during pregnancy and early parenthood.

Folks and Bairns parent and baby Bristol choir poster
““Folks and Bairns is my favourite part of the week. There’s something so wonderful about coming together to sing – food for the soul! I always leave feeling brighter after a good old sing song with some lovely parents and their babies. My baby is getting very used to being sung to sleep by a choir
I can’t recommend this highly enough. If you do one thing on parental leave… DO THIS!” 

Lowri Ann

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