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BBC Young Jazz Musician of the Year 2020

Huge NYJC congratulations to Deschanel Gordon – 2020’s BBC Young Jazz Musician of the Year and a hearty NYJC congratulations to the five NYJC alumni that got through to the semi-finals (Alex Clarke, Asha Parkinson, Emma Rawicz, Ralph Porrett and Roella Oloro) and rapturous applause to Alex and Ralph for getting through to the final.

NYJC’s Online Festival

Join NYJC for the Summer School Festival Takeover as part of our #NationalYouthJazz Wednesday series LIVE on Facebook. We’ll be featuring brand new music recorded by young musicians at this year’s online Summer School, alongside producers Olga Fitzroy and Jake Wilson.

2020 Summer School

A huge thank you to the 63 stellar young musicians that joined NYJC’s 2020 online summer school and our incredible team of teaching artists including Emmy Award winner TV composer Michael Price; two BBC R4 power-listers – engineer and producer Olga Fitzroy, and NYJC multi award winning Artistic Director Issie Barratt.