CLE taster workshops


The National Youth Jazz Collective’s inspirational Creative Leadership Ensemble (CLE) is hosting an OPEN DAY for all young female jazz musicians aged 11-18 of all levels of ability – beginners to adimg_7793vanced!

11am-5pm 23rd October at:

North London Academy

15 Pratt Mews



Click HERE to view map of venue.

ALL INSTRUMENTALISTS WELCOME (not just those playing traditional jazz instruments)

23rd OCTOBER’S CONTENT: Collectively the young musicians will be creating new and vibrant music, exploring an array of different approaches to both improvisation and composition – finding inspiration from a wide breadth of musical styles and ideas, while gaining a stronger musical understanding of harmony, rhythm and groove.

The day will be led by NYJC’s inspirational Artistic Director, international composer and baritone player Issie Barratt (winner of the Parliamentary Jazz Award for Education 2014)

We are asking for a small contribution of £10 per participant to help towards our costs. Bursaries are available, just tick the box on the online application form. To book a place on 23rd October’s inspirational open day click HERE