We’re back with another Pioneer Profile! This time its McCoy Tyner, a cornerstone of John Coltrane’s groundbreaking 1960s quartet and one of the most influential pianists in jazz history.
With December marking the centennial of Dave Brubeck’s birth, we felt it the perfect time to make the legendary pianist/composer the focus of our latest entry to ‘Pioneer Profiles’.
Two keys members of the NYJO family will be joining the board of trustees for the Jazz Promotion Network!
The Ivors Composer Awards 2020 | NYJO Alumn Charlie Bates Wins Best “Jazz Composition for Large Ensemble”
NYJO Alumn, Charlie Bates, wins Ivors Composer Award for “Crepuscule” recorded with NYJO back in Sept ’19.
Kicking off Friday, 27 Nov Deal Music & Arts present their ‘Creative Jazz Weekend’ featuring members of the NYJO family!
In the first of our ‘Get to Know’ series, we talk to trombonist and jazz educator, Vij Prakash
Pianist and Hackney native, Deschanel Gordon, wins the BBC Young Jazz Musician competition for 2020 in collaboration with the EFG London Jazz Festival.
Three nations. Three jazz bands. Three incredible performances!
In the midst of Lockdown #2 we’ve checked in with different members of NYJO staff to find out what tracks have been keeping them going.
Shortly after his 80th birthday, we celebrate the work of the celestial sax legend, Pharoah Sanders.