Jazz North and Brass: Durham International Festival working in partnership to enable a traditional youth brass band to work with jazz musicians from the New York Brass Band.
Professional development training for jazz musicians across the North of England, featuring expert speakers in areas including marketing and PR, booking gigs, applying for funding and musician-led Collectives.
Sheffield Music Hub in Partnership with Jazz North and Birley Community College hosted a 2 day Jazz holiday course.
Summer school 2014 with Brighter Sound, One Education, The Band on the Wall, and The Northern School of Jazz working in partnership with Jazz North.
A jazz outreach project for 300 children at the 8 primary schools in the Esk Valley Alliance in North Yorkshire near Whitby.
Interview with the musicians from the Anglo / French collaboration as part of JazzShuttle.
Jazz North residential creative retreat for artists led by Tim Garland and Veronique Raingeval in the beautiful setting of Yewfield in the Lake District.
Education Networking for professionals involved in music education for children and young people.
Working in partnership with rural touring organisations to bring high quality jazz into village halls and community centres across the North of England.
Darlington’s ‘Head of Steam’ Railway Museum became a jazz venue with an outdoor free stage at the 2014 Darlington Jazz Festival as a JiOaUs partner.
and Unusual Spaces
Holmfirth Arts Festival commissioned the exciting ‘Ancient Waters’ project featuring collaboration between Arun Gosh and artist Fabric Lenny.
A new initiative to encourage collaboration between French and UK musicians in creative jazz and improvised music.
The system is currently being developed thanks to a commission by Jazz North and will be free available and documented throughout the process.
JAZZAHEAD! is Europe’s major jazz industry event. It has become a must-go networking event for the global jazz scene. We went on a mission to find out more…
Brighter Sound, One Education, The Northern School of Jazz worked with Jazz North to run a pilot series of Manchester Youth Jazz collective workshops at Band on the Wall in 2014
Jazz North Introduces – offering high profile showcase opportunities for young artists at Northern jazz festivals
Norvol Jazz is the organisation for volunteer supported organisations involved in jazz promotion in the Northern region of England.