Children’s Classic Concerts

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24 February 2018, 3pm, Peebles

Gypsy Jazz


Swing along with our gypsy jazz band for a jam-packed hour of toe-tapping tunes and musical mayhem! 

Children's Classic Concerts' presenter and virtuoso percussionist Owen, has teamed up with award-winning Scottish songstress and fiddler, Seonaid Aitken - and her band Rose Room -  for an interactive introduction to jazz that will have the whole family literally dancing in the aisles! Enjoy sensational solos showing off the swingin’ strings of the double bass, guitars and jazz fiddle; travel the world listening to high-energy numbers from France to Russia; experience tap dancing like never before; clap, sing, get in the groove and Mooch around with Minnie - All together now, “Hi-dee hi-dee hi-dee hi…”

A pre-concert workshop is also available, offering a fantastic opportunity to meet and jam along with the pros, before experiencing their skills on stage. Get ready to create new music on the spot and channel those jazz vibes!

Tickets for Peebles and Govanhill on sale soon - watch this space!


  • Presented by Owen Gunnell and Seonaid Aitken
  • Conducted by Owen


Rose Room

When and Where

24 February 2018 (Saturday)
3pm at Eastgate Theatre Map

25 February 2018 (Sunday)
3pm at The Barn Map

23 February 2018 (Friday)
6pm at Govanhill Trinity Church Map