The Tommy Smith Youth Jazz Orchestra: Autumn concerts

added on 2 September, 2016 | under Concert Series, WHAT'S ON

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.

Sat October 8th at 2:30pm:  Glasgow, UK, City of Music Studio 

Sun Oct 9th at 2:30pm: Edinburgh The Studio at the Festival Theatre

Sun Nov 5th at 2:30pm: Edinburgh The Studio at the Festival Theatre

Sat Nov 6th at 2:30pm:  Glasgow, UK, City of Music Studio 

Sun Dec 18th at 2:30pm: Stirling, The Tolbooth

Plus of course the Christmas Festival of Jazz concerts with SNJO see December



Concert Dates

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Sponsors: We thank our sponsors Creative Scotland, the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland and Dundee Council for their continued support as well as the management teams at our regular venues, The Queen's Hall: Edinburgh, The Music Hall: Aberdeen, Eden Court: Inverness and Caird Hall: Dundee.

Creative ScotlandRoyal Conservatoire of ScotlandDundee CouncilThe Queen's Hall: EdinburghThe Music Hall: AberdeenEden Court: Inverness