Thursday, March 5, 2015

Gig Calendar

St Albans – 07/03/15 – Sandpit Theatre

Who? An Evening of Jazz Music with the NYJO Academy Big Band When Saturday,... 

London – 12/03/15 – Spice of Life

Who? NYJO plays The Spice When Thursday,... 

London – 15/03/15 – Bulls Head Barnes

Who? Barnes Festival, NYJO Nonet play a tribute to the Magna... 

Portsmouth – 22/04/15 – Portsmouth Guildhall

Who? NYJO Live In Concert When Wednesday,... 

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NYJO at The Spice of Life, Soho – Thursday 12 March

NYJO’s next London gig will be at the iconic Spice of Life in Soho on Thursday... 

Sebastiaan de Krom is the new MD of the NYJO Academy Big Band

Renowned drummer Sebastiaan de Krom has recently been appointed Music Director of... 

NYJO alumnus Kwabs interviewed on BBC Radio 4 ‘Front Row’

BBC Radio 4′s prestigious arts magazine show ‘Front Row’ featured... 

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Vacancy – Learning and Participation Manager (Extended Deadline)

The National Youth Jazz Orchestra (NYJO) is seeking a dynamic and experienced Music Education professional to manage our education work, leading the expansion of our outreach work with Music Hubs and others to extend our reach and impact nationally. Salary: £31,000 FTE Part time: 0.8 FTE (3-5days, to be discussed) Permanent role with a 3 [...]

Vacancy: Orchestra Manager

The National Youth Jazz Orchestra (NYJO) is seeking an experienced music professional to ensure the efficient delivery of NYJO performances, rehearsals, recording sessions and other activity and to support the MD in ensuring the organisation gives the best possible experience for its members, audiences and other stakeholders. Salary: c. £25,000 FTE Part time: 0.5 FTE [...]

NYJO announces its new configuration: NYJO & the NYJO Academy

For many years NYJO as an organisation has had two prime activities: The main gigging band, often called NYJO 1 during rehearsals, which performs around 30–40 professional gigs every year, and is the main justification for our Arts Council funding. A regular Saturday rehearsal/workshop environment, in which there are usually three simultaneous educational workshops in [...]

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