On stage with guitarist Jordie Cooke and singer Frankie O’keeffe of Ponyland Through Improvisation Enriching Lives Arun Ghosh Band Alt Shift J Supporting Artists Dudley Nesbit with Panjumby Building Partnerships & Creating Networks Alt SHift J 2020 The Sage Inspiring Children & Young People

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Our goal is to build a strong, sustainable, and diverse jazz sector in the north of England by working in partnership. Find out how we help artists, build partnerships and create networks, and inspire children and young people via a pioneering programme of events and support.

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Jemma Freese’s new music following loss of body strength

Jemma Freese’s new music following loss of body strength

J Frisco and Maximo Park keyboardist relaunches as a Jazz North northern line artist following her loss of body strength, including in her hands.

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We're looking for a Finance & Operations Manager

We’re looking for a Finance & Operations Manager

Do you have the organisational skills to take Jazz North to the next level?

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How to start a career in the jazz industry

How to start a career in the jazz industry

“Take every opportunity you can” – manchester jazz festival’s festival assistant, Ash Doherty, tells us how she landed a job at the city’s longest running music festival.

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New CEO for Jazz North

New CEO for Jazz North

Chris Bye joins Jazz North as Chief Executive to lead us through the next phase of development, growing opportunities for artists, audiences, promoters and young people across the north.

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Six new trustees join the Jazz North board

Six new trustees join the Jazz North board

Musicians Perri Alleyne-Hughes, Richard Henry, Jilly Jarman and Dennis Rollins, Web Developer and CMS specialist Jeni Tehan, and Communications Consultant Jon Beck join our board.

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What's it like to be in a relationship with another jazz musician?

What’s it like to be in a relationship with another jazz musician?

Find out in our fifth Jazz North Online video magazine now available on our YouTube channel.

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