Get your applications in to join the NYJO Academy Big Band now! This will be the first group based out of our brand-new, permanent home, Woolwich Works.
NYJO Presents is back for another series! For round two we’re pairing seasoned pro’s with up and coming, young talent to explore the works of three undisputed jazz icons!
Orphy Robinson MBE expands on his first written account of the Caribbean influence on jazz and wider UK society, with an extended article exclusively for NYJO on Windrush Day 2021.
“In Memory” is the first single taken from our upcoming collaboration with Barbara Thompson’s Paraphernalia. The album “Bulletproof” is due for release 4 JUN ’21.
We are are thrilled to announce the arrival of SIX new members to the NYJO family from July 2021! Read our official statement below to find out more.
For our first Pioneer Profile entry of 2021, we discuss the boss of Bebop, Dizzy Gillespie.
Three nations. Three jazz bands. Three incredible performances!
Part 2 of our Black History Month series focusses on the relationship and influence of Louis and Lil’ Hardin Armstrong.
For Part 1 we explore how the African roots of jazz are reflected in the rhythms, spirit and tonal colours of America’s definitive musical artform.
NYJO Ambassadors record digital workshop for Deal Music & Arts