Great Hall Music - National Youth Jazz Orchestra

Overview:

Legends of Jazz 

In its 54 years, The National Youth Jazz Orchestra has helped launch the careers of many of the UK’s most-admired jazz singers and instrumentalists: Amy Winehouse, Gwilym Simcock and others. Legends of Jazz celebrates the greatest jazz classics ever written. Featuring tunes by the indisputable jazz masters, such as Ellington and Monk, together with landmarks of the jazz canon with the future stars of the UK jazz scene.

What you can hear…

St Louis Blues – W. C. Handy

Half The Fun – Duke Ellington

First Circle – Pat Metheny

A Night In Tunisia – Gillespie arr. Armstrong

Little Pixie – Thad Jones

L’il Darlin – Count Basie

NYJO has never been conformist, never hewing to one particular line. [It] is a vehicle for new possibilities - Jazzwise

Saturday 8 February  7.30pm

Prices and Times:

Sat 8th Feb

7.30pm

Pricing Information:

CategoryPrice
Full price:£ 12
Under 18's:£ 5
Full time students:£ 5
Senr.Citizens:£ 10
Other Conc.:£ 10