Jazz week at the Academy

-Posted on 09.02.2015

The Jazz department are presenting a week, starting today, of jazz events with six ensembles.

Nick Smart, Head of Jazz at the Royal Academy of Music, writes:

‘The ensembles are being led by John Taylor, Michael Janisch, Jim Hart, Martin Speake, John Parricelli and Martin France. All the rehearsals are happening simultaneously over the next three days, with the concerts taking place in the evenings of Wednesday 11th and Thursday 12th February. All those amazing band leaders will be playing in the ensembles alongside our students.’

The free concerts are at 6.00pm on Wednesday and Thursday, both in the Concert Room, three bands a night.

Wednesday 11th – Michael Janisch, Martin Speake and John Taylor ensembles
Thursday 12th – Jim Hart, John Parricelli and Martin France ensembles

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