24th May Pizza Express Dean Street. Piano greats, new upcoming bands and surprise guests. Four bands perform a special fundraising concert in support of the National Youth Jazz Collective. All money raised will find the national summer school and regional workshops for young jazz musicians of school age.
Help NYJC celebrate their 15th Birthday!
Listen back to performances from 2021’s five Summer School combos. Two NYJC combos performing at Repton School’s, 400 Hall in August and three NYJC combos performing at Kings Place, London in November.
Get ready for an almighty celebration as NYJC showcases three Summer School combos performing a stunning concert at Kings Place London!
NYJC alumni, tutors and key shakers and groovers on the current scene in conversation with NYJC Artistic Director Issie Barratt. Here’s the upcoming schedule of our online series of interviews for #NationalYouthJazz Wednesdays at 6pm.
Can you help us tell the story of NYJC!?
Ribble Valley Jazz and Blues Festival is beaming live and direct to a sofa near you. Shows will be starting on Friday evening 30th April 2021 (International Jazz Day of course) and continuing through the afternoons and evenings of Saturday 1st May and Sunday 2nd May 2021.
We’re excited to let you know that applications for the 2021 Sound and Music Summer School are now open, and will close on Tuesday 6th April at noon.
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.
Collectively exploring the relationship between jazz music and dance!