Jazz North Introduces
In light of the current health emergency, we have taken the difficult decision to pause the selection processes for both the Jazz North Northern Line and Introduces schemes until there is more certainty about when and how live performance will return. We understand that this will be disappointing news and want to reassure you that […]
Jazz North is giving one emerging band the chance to showcase their music at six leading jazz festivals in the north. Yaatri, based in Leeds, are the latest beneficiaries of Jazz North Introduces, a scheme which will offer them high-profile exposure at festivals in Lancaster, Marsden, Liverpool, Gateshead, Manchester and Durham, alongside career support and […]
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 […]
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.
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.
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 in the North got another boost this week with the announcement that Stretch Trio have won this year’s prestigious Peter Whittingham Award.