NYJO’s Chair Sponsors donate £1,000 per year and are associated with specific chairs in the band (such as lead trumpet) and the musician currently holding that chair.

We are extremely grateful to the Chair Sponsors shown below, but there remain unfunded positions. As a Chair Sponsor you can make a real difference to the education of talented young talented jazz musicians in the UK.

If you would like to discuss becoming a Chair Sponsor, please contact the NYJO office by email: info@nyjo.org.uk or call 020 7494 1733.


“My time in NYJO was invaluable and, of all my training, it was by far the best preparation for life as an international professional musician.”

Martin Koch, Musical Supervisor for the London 2012 Olympics


“NYJO delivers skills that are fundamental and vital to musicians of any training.”

Anna Drysdale, NYJO French Horn Chair Holder 2016

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