Saturday, November 1, 2014

NYJO @ The Manor – 18th March 2012

March 26, 2012 by Steve  

In The Band: Bill Ashton directing David Drake (piano, left): Grant Russell (bass); Rob Luft (guitar); Scott Chapman (drums); Max Mills (percussion); Brindley Heywood-Snell, Ashley Hunt, Toby Street, Adam Chatterton, Tom Dennis (trumpets); Daniel Higham, Josh Tagg, Chris Valentine, Pete Whitehouse, Charlie Osborne (tenor trombones) Callum Au (bass trombone); Anna Drysdale (French horn); saxophones: Phil [...]

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NYJO Nonet @ The Manor – 19th February 2012

March 26, 2012 by Steve  

In The Band: Bill Ashton directing (from left, back) Will Barry (piano); Sandy Sucholdolski (bass/ bass guitar); Scott Chapman (drums); (from left, front) Rob Luft (guitar); saxophones: Chris Whiter (baritone), Nadim Teemori (tenor), Lucas Dodd (alto); Henry Armburg-Jennings (trumpet); Callum Au (trombone); Jessica Dowdeswell was the vocalist. Set 1: Are We Keeping You Up, Sir? (Dick [...]

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NYJO2 participating in Jazz At Lincoln Center

March 9, 2012 by Sean  

We are delighted to be able to confirm that NYJO2 have been selected to participate in this year’s Jazz At Lincoln Center residency in London – the band will take part in the Essentially Ellington part of the programme. With Paul Eshelby directing, they’ll be studying two pieces by the Duke – the foremost orchestral composer in jazz – [...]

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