The Tommy Smith Youth Jazz Orchestra is once again delighted to return in a series of concerts with a new line up of endless talent, improvisational skills, exuberance and verve.
The future for jazz in Scotland is assured as these gifted players, under the direction of Scotland’s most distinguished jazz musician, Tommy Smith play a repertoire ranging from Ellington, Basie, Mingus and Gillespie classics to present day big band charts by Fred Sturm and Florian Ross.
They bring alive this music and play with a collective maturity well beyond their years plus feature soloists of startling ambition and creativity. Bring you family and friends to enjoy a relaxing afternoon of jazz standards, new pieces and upbeat joyful jazz.
Sun Oct 9th
Sun Nov 5th
Sun Dec 18th
Plus of course the Christmas Festival of Jazz concerts with SNJO see December