Fri 3 March 2017
£22, £19 conc, £4 students/U18 (£2.50 discount for G Live Friends) - (prices shown inclusive of any applicable booking fees)
G Live, London Road, Guildford, GU1 2AA
Friday 3 March, 7.30pm
DAY 8 OF GUILDFORD INTERNATIONAL MUSIC FESTIVAL
National Youth Jazz Orchestra joined by GSA Singers.
NYJO is a band in blistering form, fresh from its annual residency at Ronnie Scott’s Jazz Club. Under the direction of Mark Armstrong, NYJO promises to bring a thrilling showcase of big band jazz to Guildford International Music Festival 2017. Classics from the big band canon sit alongside brand new commissions and arrangements in this world class big band featuring some of the UK’s finest young jazz musicians.
Joining NYJO will be the GSA Singers, a company of performers from Guildford School of Acting, who provide entertainment for diverse audiences from fundraising events and concerts. Led by Musical Director Peter Roberts, their wide repertoire offers songs from Musical Theatre and popular classics and they have performed at the Olivier Awards and for Royalty amongst other prestigious audiences.