Daily Archives: 13/02/2015
Lorraine started her singing career in the early 80’s as lead singer with NYJO, recording her feature album, Shades of Blue and Green, in 1987.
Lyndsay was NYJO’s featured percussionist between 2003/6
Corrina held the percussion chair with NYJO from 1996 to 2000.
Darren attended NYJO rehearsals and went on to occupy the drum chair from 1997 to 2003.
Steve played in a rehearsal band with the Midland Youth Jazz Orchestra before moving to London and playing with NYJO
Julia was a NYJO vocalist in the mid-1970s
Carol was taken on as the band’s first regular singer when she was just 14.
Helen held the flute chair with NYJO between 2009/13.
Rupert joined NYJO on flute in 2000 and played with the band until 2009, featuring on the albums Jasmine and Jazz In Film.
Rob occupied the piano chair in NYJO from 2003/10, since when he has gained a reputation as being one of the most creative and versatile pianists of his generation