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World Music Academy at the Lyric

Musiko Musika is excited to be one of the Lyric Hammersmith’s new partners, and we now have a permanent residency for our World Music Academy. Whether your child is just beginning their musical journey, or you are an experienced young musician looking to explore new musical destinations and possibilities, we offer classes and workshops for all ages and skill levels.

We are based in the brand new Reuben Foundation Wing of the building, which houses state of the art recording facilities and rehearsal spaces! There is something to be found for children of all ages and their families at the World Music Academy, at one of London's most historied performing arts venues!



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Sessions we offer

Classes and Workshops

Classes and workshops £3.50 per session. To take part you must be a Lyric Young Company member, a one-off payment of £10: for more information please visit
To book call the Lyric Box Office on 020 8741 6850
For more information about each activity, please click the links below. You can also contact us directly at

Do Re Mi Fa
Tuesdays, 4.15pm -5.00pm. Adult accompaniment required.
 fun music session for families with children aged 2 to 5 years, involving singing, instruments, puppets, games and rhythm. Musiko Musika’s expert world music team use songs, stories and instruments from around the world, opening young ears and minds to the wonders of making music together.

WMA Strings and Percussion
Tuesdays, 5.15pm - 6.15pm
For string and percussion players of all kind from beginners upwards that want to play and learn about music from around the world. Develop your rhythm and listening skills and work with great musicians in this fun class.

ECCO @ Lyric 10:15am -12.15pm
ECCO Electric Band 1.15 - 3.00pm 
ECCO First Steps 2.00 - 3.00pm
ECCO (Ethnic Contemporary Classical Orchestra), is a youth music ensemble that reflects the diversity and musical interests of the young players and their families. We rehearse and perform a repertoire of music that encompasses Europe, Africa, Asia and Latin America. If you are interested in joining an ECCO, please email us a completed expression of interest form which can be downloaded here. 

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