‘Jazz North Introduces 2019’ seeks emerging new artist to showcase across the north

Applications are now open for the new round of our emerging artist scheme, Jazz North Introduces. Created to support artists in the first steps of their professional career, the scheme gives one exciting new ensemble their debut on the touring circuit. Alongside career development from Jazz North and mentoring from an established artist, the selected […]

Slow Loris and Jasmine revealed as the latest Jazz North Introduces beneficiaries

Slow Loris and Jasmine revealed as the latest Jazz North Introduces beneficiaries

Two outstanding bands of young musicians from Leeds are being given the chance to make their name as this year’s Jazz North Introduces artists.

Jazz North Introduces invites applications for 2018-19

Posted by on Mar 29, 2018 in Artists, Jazz North News, News | No Comments
Jazz North Introduces invites applications for 2018-19

We’re now inviting applications from young musicians over the age of 16 and under 25 to apply for one of the two places on round 6 of Jazz North Introduces.

Wandering Monster at Marsden Jazz Festival 2016

Posted by on Oct 13, 2016 in Artists, Blog, Jazz North News, News, projects | No Comments

Sam Quintana’s Wandering Monster made their second Jazz North Introduces appearance at the 25th Marsden Jazz Festival on the main stage at The Marsden Mechanics.

Jazz North Introduces 2016

Posted by on Apr 30, 2016 in Jazz North News, News, Opportunity | No Comments
Jazz North Introduces 2016

We’ve now opened the application form for Jazz North Introduces 2016. Jazz North Introduces offers young northern jazz artists aged between 16 and 25 their first high-profile showcase performances plus mentoring with leading UK jazz artists.

Stretch Trio debut in London at Help Musicians #PeterWhittinghamJazz 25 year celebration

Posted by on Feb 19, 2016 in News | No Comments

JN team in London last night for Help Musicians UK 25th anniversary celebration for the ‪#‎PeterWhittinghamJazz‬ award. Leeds’ band Stretch Trio made their London debut alongside Soweto Kinch and Patchwork Jazz Orchestra.

Jazz North Introduces artists The Stretch Trio win the Peter Whittingham Award

Posted by on Dec 11, 2014 in News | No Comments
Jazz North Introduces artists The Stretch Trio win the Peter Whittingham Award

Jazz in the North got another boost this week with the announcement that Stretch Trio have won this year’s prestigious Peter Whittingham Award.

November newsletter – become a subscriber!

Posted by on Nov 21, 2014 in News | No Comments
November newsletter – become a subscriber!

Catch up on the latest news from Jazz North! Why not become a subscriber?

Debut album launch for The Stretch Trio at The Hepworth, Wakefield

Posted by on Nov 17, 2014 in Blog, News, projects | No Comments
Debut album launch for The Stretch Trio at The Hepworth, Wakefield

An exciting week for The Stretch Trio as they prepare to launch their debut album

Take Four and a Half

Posted by on Oct 27, 2014 in Blog, projects | No Comments
Take Four and a Half

Five young musicians from Bradford based quintet Take Four and a Half spent a day with Manchester based saxophonist / educator Iain Dixon as part of the Jazz North Introduces scheme.