We’re are so proud to say that we have yet another amazing new season of great jazz music ahead. All designed and planned to excite new audiences to the joys creativity and improvisation in music. With our famous reputation for putting on excellent, original and enjoyable gigs – you can expect lots of fantastic events to showcase developments in our stunning new work, compositions and inspiring music being produced by our talented young artists and Music Faculty leaders.
In line with our unsurpassed heritage of supporting and showcasing seriously talented musicians and our innovative programming to build new audiences, here is a taster of some of our activities…
Tomorrow’ Warriors Young Artist Development Programme
Taking place every weekend at Southbank the Spring Term started on Saturday 10 January through to the end of March. See our Join Us page.
Our collaborative workshops and jam sessions led by Gary Crosby are open to budding young musicians aged 11-25 and have been established with the support and in partnership with the Trinity Centre in Bristol.
Sundays | 11 January | 8 February | 8 March | from 2.30 to 5.30pm
Trinity Centre, Trinity Road, Bristol, Avon BS2 0NW
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Here are just some of our gigs for Spring 2015 – take a look at our What’s On page for more details in our handy pull down calendar…some highlights are listed below
A Love Supreme @ 50 – A Celebration
Gary Crosby Quartet Double Bill with Peter Edwards Trio
Friday 16 January | 8pm | Turner Sims, Southampton
Tickets from £9 (concessions) from Turner Sims Box office or book online
Tomorrow’s Warriors Youth Ensemble at Ray’s Jazz at Foyles
The final session in a four month residency at London’s coolest new read and jam venue: Ray’s Jazz at Foyles. Superb musical talent from our acclaimed Youth Warriors and Emerging Artists programmes.
Friday 16 January | 6.30pm to 7.30pm | Ray’s Jazz at Foyles
107 Charing Cross Road, Soho London WC2H 0DT
£FREE Book online via Ray’s Jazz at Foyles
Tomorrow’s Warriors Extraordinary Showcase
Friday 6 February | 5.30 to 7.30pm | The Front Room at Queen Elizabeth Hall
Sounds of The Windrush
Jazz Jamaica leader Gary Crosby leads a band of young musicians celebrating the Windrush generation with Alexander D Great and friends.
Friday 30 January | 5.30 to 7.00pm | The Front Room at Queen Elizabeth Hall
Yazz Ahmed and The New Civilisation Orchestra
Commissioned by Tomorrow’s Warriors, ring star British-Bahraini composer/trumpeter, Yazz Ahmed will premiere her pioneering and edgy new work for an all-female ensemble of the Nu Civilisation Orchestra.
Sunday 8 March | 7.30pm | The Purcell Room at Queen Elizabeth Hall
Tickets from £15.00 from QEH Box office or online
Part of the Southbank’s Women of the World Festival.
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