Sunday 29 April we wrapped our epic 18-month-long nationwide education and concert tour project, The Jazz Ticket with a packed day of live music and masterclasses at our creative home at Southbank Centre, London. The Jazz Ticket marked the centenary year of the birth of six Giants of Jazz: Ella Fitzgerald, Dizzy Gillespie, Mongo Santamaria, Thelonious Monk, Tadd Dameron and Buddy … Continue reading The Jazz Ticket
We're rounding off the epic that has been The Jazz Ticket 2017 marking the centenary year of the birth of six Giants Of Jazz: Ella Fitzgerald, Dizzie Gillespie, Thelonious Monk, Mongo Santamaria, Tadd Dameron, and Buddy Rich. To celebrate, on Sunday 29 April we're bringing together for The Jazz Ticket National Finale around 200 of the 600 young musicians … Continue reading The Jazz Ticket National Finale
Congratulations to all our alumni for dominating the Jazz FM Awards this year! Ezra Collective and Nubya Garcia are up for Breakthrough Act of the Year Shabaka Hutchings and Joe Armon-Jones in Idiom are up for Jazz Innovation of the Year Theon Cross and Yazz Ahmed have been nominated for Instrumentalist of the Year Zara McFarlane is up for Vocalist … Continue reading Tomorrow’s Warriors alumni dominate the 2018 Jazz FM Awards!