Concert History

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05
Dec 2020
UK
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SNJO 25

Scottish National Jazz Orchestra

SNJO 25 – Jazz: Past, Present, Future
live-streamed from Perth Concert Hall
2:30pm Admission: $15.
29
May 2020
UK
PerthScotland

Planet Wave

Scottish National Jazz Orchestra

7:30pm
01738 621031
21
Mar 2020
UK
EdinburghScotland

TSYJO Spring 2020 Concerts

The Tommy Smith Youth Jazz Orchestra

2:30pm
20
Mar 2020
UK
Glasgow

TSYJO Spring 2020 Concerts

The Tommy Smith Youth Jazz Orchestra

8:00pm
0141 353 8000
23
Feb 2020
UK
Aberdeen
The Sanctuary, Queen’s Cross Church

Planet Wave

Scottish National Jazz Orchestra

music by Tommy Smith / poetry by Edwin Morgan, feat. actor Niall Greig Fulton
5:00pm
22
Feb 2020
UK
Glasgow

Planet Wave

Scottish National Jazz Orchestra

music by Tommy Smith / poetry by Edwin Morgan, feat. actor Niall Greig Fulton
7:30pm
21
Feb 2020
UK
Edinburgh

Planet Wave

Scottish National Jazz Orchestra

music by Tommy Smith / poetry by Edwin Morgan, feat. actor Niall Greig Fulton
7:30pm
25
Jan 2020
UK
London

Ronnie Scott’s 2020

Scottish National Jazz Orchestra

Atomic Mr Basie – One of Count Basie’s infrequently heard seminal works
10:30pm
25
Jan 2020
UK
London

Ronnie Scott’s 2020

Scottish National Jazz Orchestra

Torah – A spiritual journey through the blues and jazz stratospheres
8:00pm
24
Jan 2020
UK
London

Ronnie Scott’s 2020

Scottish National Jazz Orchestra

Alba: Songs of Scotland – feat. Eddi Reader
10:30pm
24
Jan 2020
UK
London

Ronnie Scott’s 2020

Scottish National Jazz Orchestra

Alba: Songs of Scotland – feat. Eddi Reader
8:00pm

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19
Dec 2019
UK
Edinburgh

Tommy Smith Solo / TSYJO All-Stars

Tommy Smith Solo

Tommy Smith and the TSYJO All-Stars
7:30pm
24
Nov 2019
UK
Edinburgh

The Artistry of Jazzmeia Horn

Scottish National Jazz Orchestra

7:30pm
0131 228 1155
23
Nov 2019
UK
Glasgow

The Artistry of Jazzmeia Horn

Scottish National Jazz Orchestra

7:30pm
0141 353 8000
22
Nov 2019
UK
Perth

The Artistry of Jazzmeia Horn

Scottish National Jazz Orchestra

7:30pm
01738 621 031
03
Nov 2019
UK
EdinburghScotland

TSYJO 2019 Autumn Concerts

The Tommy Smith Youth Jazz Orchestra

Tommy Smith Youth Jazz Orchestra 2019 Autumn Concert
2:00pm
0131 623 3030
02
Nov 2019
UK
Glasgow

TSYJO 2019 Autumn Concerts

The Tommy Smith Youth Jazz Orchestra

Tommy Smith Youth Orchestra – Autumn Concert
2:00pm
27
Oct 2019
UK
Middlesbrough

Count Basie, Duke Ellington, Fats Waller

Scottish National Jazz Orchestra

Count Basie, Duke Ellington, and Fats Waller featuring Brian Kellock
7:30pm
01642 729 729
26
Oct 2019
UK
Berwick-upon-Tweed

Count Basie, Duke Ellington, Fats Waller

Scottish National Jazz Orchestra

Count Basie, Duke Ellington, and Fats Waller featuring Brian Kellock
7:00pm
01289 330 999
29
Sep 2019
UK
Aberdeen

An American Journey

Scottish National Jazz Orchestra

featuring Bill Evans
7:30pm
01224 641122
28
Sep 2019
UK
Glasgow

An American Journey

Scottish National Jazz Orchestra

featuring Bill Evans
7:30pm
0141 353 8000
27
Sep 2019
UK
Edinburgh

An American Journey

Scottish National Jazz Orchestra

featuring Bill Evans
7:30pm
0131 668 2019
28
Jun 2019
UK
Edinburgh

EIFF: Sketches of Spain

Scottish National Jazz Orchestra

A performance of Miles Davis’ hugely popular album Sketches of Spain featuring Laura Jurd as part of the Edinburgh International Film Festival’s Spanish theme in 2019.
7:30pm
0131 668 2019
05
May 2019
UK
Edinburgh

New Waves: ANTONIO CARLOS JOBIM / FATS WALLER

Scottish National Jazz Orchestra

Arranged, orchestrated and conducted by Bill Dobbins featuring Tommy Smith, Irini Arabatzi, Mario Caribe & Brian Kellock
7:30pm
04
May 2019
UK
Glasgow

New Waves: ANTONIO CARLOS JOBIM / FATS WALLER

Scottish National Jazz Orchestra

Arranged, orchestrated and conducted by Bill Dobbins featuring Tommy Smith, Irini Arabatzi, Mario Caribe & Brian Kellock
7:30pm
03
May 2019
UK
Perth

New Waves: ANTONIO CARLOS JOBIM / FATS WALLER

Scottish National Jazz Orchestra

Arranged, orchestrated and conducted by Bill Dobbins
featuring Tommy Smith, Irini Arabatzi, Mario Caribe & Brian Kellock
7:30pm
24
Mar 2019
UK
Glasgow

Norse Myths

Scottish National Jazz Orchestra

feat. Arild Anderson, Tommy Smith, Paolo Vinaccia
7:30pm
23
Mar 2019
UK
Edinburgh

Norse Myths

Scottish National Jazz Orchestra

feat. Arild Anderson, Tommy Smith, Paolo Vinaccia
7:30pm
22
Mar 2019
UK
Aberdeen
The Sanctuary, Queen’s Cross Church

Norse Myths

Scottish National Jazz Orchestra

feat. Arild Anderson, Tommy Smith, Paolo Vinaccia
7:30pm
01
Feb 2019
UK
Aberdeen

The Count & The Duke

Scottish National Jazz Orchestra

celebrating jazz legends Count Basie and Duke Ellington
Admission: £24.
01224 641122
26
Jan 2019
UK
London

Peter and the Wolf

Scottish National Jazz Orchestra

Peter and the Wolf – feat. Tam Dean Burn
10:30pm
26
Jan 2019
UK
London

Peter and the Wolf

Scottish National Jazz Orchestra

Peter and the Wolf – feat. Tam Dean Burn
6:00pm
25
Jan 2019
UK
London

Songs Of Scotland

Scottish National Jazz Orchestra

Songs of Scotland – feat. Eddi Reader
10:30pm
25
Jan 2019
UK
London

Songs Of Scotland

Scottish National Jazz Orchestra

Songs of Scotland – feat. Eddi Reader
6:00pm

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08
Dec 2018
UK
Inverness

The Count & The Duke

Scottish National Jazz Orchestra

Count Basie’s “The Atomic Mr Basie” and Duke Ellington’s “Black, Brown & Beige”
2:30pm
01463 234 234
07
Dec 2018
UK
Glasgow

The Count & The Duke

Scottish National Jazz Orchestra

Count Basie’s “The Atomic Mr Basie” and Duke Ellington’s “Black, Brown & Beige”
7:30pm
0141 353 8000
06
Dec 2018
UK
Edinburgh

The Count & The Duke

Scottish National Jazz Orchestra

“The Atomic Mr Basie” and “Black, Brown & Beige”
7:30pm
0131 228 1155
02
Dec 2018
UK
Edinburgh

TSYJO December 2018

The Tommy Smith Youth Jazz Orchestra

Directed by Tommy Smith
4:00pm
0131 554 1408
01
Dec 2018
UK
Glasgow

TSYJO December 2018

The Tommy Smith Youth Jazz Orchestra

Directed by Tommy Smith
2:30pm
0141 332 4293
14
Oct 2018
UK
Glasgow

TSYJO October 2018

The Tommy Smith Youth Jazz Orchestra

2:30pm
13
Oct 2018
UK
Edinburgh

TSYJO October 2018

The Tommy Smith Youth Jazz Orchestra

2:00pm
09
Sep 2018
UK
Edinburgh

Jazz Re-Imagined

Scottish National Jazz Orchestra

Jazz Masters arranged and conducted by Florian Ross
7:30pm
0131 668 2019
08
Sep 2018
UK
Glasgow

Jazz Re-Imagined

Scottish National Jazz Orchestra

Jazz Masters arranged and conducted by Florian Ross
7:30pm
0141 332 4101
07
Sep 2018
UK
Dundee

Jazz Re-Imagined

Scottish National Jazz Orchestra

Jazz Masters arranged and conducted by Florian Ross
7:30pm
01382 434940
14
Jul 2018
UK
Edinburgh

Edinburgh Jazz and Blues Festival 2018

Scottish National Jazz Orchestra

featuring Tam Dean Burn (actor/narrator) “The SNJO combined virtuosity with theatricality” ***** The Scotsman
7:00pm
0131668 2019
14
Jul 2018
UK
Edinburgh

Edinburgh Jazz and Blues Festival 2018

Scottish National Jazz Orchestra

An afternoon show that is perfect for children of all ages who will enjoy this fun-filled animal story set to music!
2:00pm
0131668 2019
25
May 2018
UK
by PerthPerthshire

Biggest Weekend

Scottish National Jazz Orchestra

2:00pm
22
Apr 2018
UK
Edinburgh

Kenny Wheeler’s Sweet Sister Suite & The Music of Mary Lou Williams

Scottish National Jazz Orchestra

featuring Laura Jurd; Irini Arabatzi and Brian Kellock
7:30pm
0131 668 2019
21
Apr 2018
UK
Aberdeen
The Sanctuary, Queen’s Cross Church

Kenny Wheeler’s Sweet Sister Suite & The Music of Mary Lou Williams

Scottish National Jazz Orchestra

featuring Laura Jurd, Irini Arabatzi and Brian Kellock
7:30pm
07827 966735
20
Apr 2018
UK
Glasgow

Kenny Wheeler’s Sweet Sister Suite & The Music of Mary Lou Williams

Scottish National Jazz Orchestra

featuring Laura Jurd, Irini Arabatzi and Brian Kellock
7:30pm
0141 353 8000
25
Feb 2018
UK
Glasgow

Peter & The Wolf / Carnival of the Animals

Scottish National Jazz Orchestra

featuring Makoto Ozone (piano) and Tam Dean Burn (actor/narrator)
7:30pm
0141 332 5057
24
Feb 2018
UK
Edinburgh

Peter & The Wolf / Carnival of the Animals

Scottish National Jazz Orchestra

featuring Makoto Ozone (piano) and Tam Dean Burn (actor/narrator)
7:30pm
0131668 2019
23
Feb 2018
UK
Dundee

Peter & The Wolf / Carnival of the Animals

Scottish National Jazz Orchestra

featuring Makoto Ozone (piano) and Tam Dean Burn ( Actor/narrator)
7:30pm
01382 434940
26
Jan 2018
UK
London

The SNJO at Ronnie Scott’s

Scottish National Jazz Orchestra

The Jazz Legacy of Charles Mingus / special guest Arild Andersen
9:30pm
020 7439 0747
26
Jan 2018
UK
London

The SNJO at Ronnie Scott’s

Scottish National Jazz Orchestra

The Music of Mancini & Mandel / special guest Joe Locke
7:30pm
020 7439 0747
25
Jan 2018
UK
London

The SNJO at Ronnie Scott’s

Scottish National Jazz Orchestra

American Jazz Masters: Gershwin, Ellington, Bernstein
8:00pm
020 7439 0747

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17
Dec 2017
UK
Edinburgh
St Mary’s Cathedral

Spirit of Light

Scottish National Jazz Orchestra

7:30pm
16
Dec 2017
UK
Aberdeen
St Machar’s Cathedral

Spirit of Light

Scottish National Jazz Orchestra

7:30pm
15
Dec 2017
UK
Glasgow
Glasgow Cathedral

Spirit of Light

Scottish National Jazz Orchestra

7:30pm
26
Nov 2017
UK
Edinburgh

TSYJO November Concerts

The Tommy Smith Youth Jazz Orchestra

2:30pm
25
Nov 2017
UK
Glasgow

TSYJO November Concerts

The Tommy Smith Youth Jazz Orchestra

9:30pm
05
Nov 2017
UK
Stirling

TSYJO November Concerts

The Tommy Smith Youth Jazz Orchestra

2:30pm
04
Nov 2017
UK
Glasgow

TSYJO November Concerts

The Tommy Smith Youth Jazz Orchestra

2:30pm
24
Sep 2017
UK
Glasgow

In the Spirit of Django

Scottish National Jazz Orchestra

with special guest Martin Taylor
7:30pm
0141 353 8000
23
Sep 2017
UK
Edinburgh

In the Spirit of Django

Scottish National Jazz Orchestra

with special guest Martin Taylor
7:30pm
0131 668 2019
22
Sep 2017
UK
Inverness

In the Spirit of Django

Scottish National Jazz Orchestra

with special guest Martin Taylor
7:30pm
01463 234 234
05
Aug 2017
SE
Sweden
Ystad Jazz Festival

Alba: Songs of Scotland in Sweden

Scottish National Jazz Orchestra

featuring Eddi Reader
4:45pm
07827 966735
24
Jun 2017
UK
Glasgow

Scottish National Jazz Orchestra

Double Bill with SNJO and Tommy Smith/Brian Kellock duo
7:30pm
23
Jun 2017
UK
Edinburgh

Scottish National Jazz Orchestra

The SNJO with Tommy Smith and featuring actor Tam Dean Burn
7:30pm
0131 623 8030
30
Apr 2017
UK
Glasgow

Porgy & Bess and Sketches of Spain

Scottish National Jazz Orchestra

featuring trumpet soloists Tom MacNiven and Laura Jurd
7:30pm
0141 353 8000
29
Apr 2017
UK
Edinburgh

Porgy & Bess and Sketches of Spain

Scottish National Jazz Orchestra

featuring trumpet soloists Tom MacNiven and Laura Jurd
7:30pm
0131 228 1155
28
Apr 2017
UK
Perth

Porgy & Bess and Sketches of Spain

Scottish National Jazz Orchestra

featuring trumpet soloists Tom MacNiven and Laura Jurd
01738 621031
26
Feb 2017
UK
Glasgow

The Songs of Mancini and Mandel

Scottish National Jazz Orchestra

feat. Joe Locke (vibes) and Kenny Washington (vocals)
7:30pm
0141 332 5057
25
Feb 2017
UK
Edinburgh

The Songs of Mancini and Mandel

Scottish National Jazz Orchestra

feat. Joe Locke (vibes) and Kenny Washington (vocals)
7:30pm
0131 668 2019
24
Feb 2017
UK
Dundee

The Songs of Mancini and Mandel

Scottish National Jazz Orchestra

feat. Joe Locke (vibes) and Kenny Washington (vocals)
7:30pm
01382 434 940

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15
Nov 2015
UK
Perth

The Glenn Miller Sound

Scottish National Jazz Orchestra

01738 621031
14
Nov 2015
UK
Glasgow

The Glenn Miller Sound

Scottish National Jazz Orchestra

7:45pm
0141 353 8000
13
Nov 2015
UK
Edinburgh

The Glenn Miller Sound

Scottish National Jazz Orchestra

pre-concert talk at 6.45pm
7:30pm
20
Sep 2015
UK
Glasgow

Benny Golson plays Benny Golson

Scottish National Jazz Orchestra

7:30pm
0141 332 5057
19
Sep 2015
UK
Aberdeen

Benny Golson plays Benny Golson

Scottish National Jazz Orchestra

7:30pm
01224 641122
18
Sep 2015
UK
Edinburgh

Benny Golson plays Benny Golson

Scottish National Jazz Orchestra

7:30pm
0131 668 2019
10
Aug 2015
UK
Edinburgh

Alba – Edinburgh Fringe

Scottish National Jazz Orchestra

7:30pm
0131 668 2019
26
Jun 2015
UK
Glasgow

ALBA: Songs of Scotland

Scottish National Jazz Orchestra

featuring Eddi Reader
7:30pm
0141 353 8000
23
Jun 2015
UK
KirkwallOrkney

Ellington & Rhapsody in Blue

Scottish National Jazz Orchestra

featuring Brian Kellock on piano
9:30pm
01856 871445
22
Jun 2015
UK
KirkwallOrkney

ALBA: Songs of Scotland

Scottish National Jazz Orchestra

featuring Eddi Reader
7:30pm
01856 871445
20
Jun 2015
UK
Ullapool

ALBA: Songs of Scotland

Scottish National Jazz Orchestra

featuring Eddi Reader
8:00pm
19
Jun 2015
UK
StornowayLewis

ALBA: Songs of Scotland

Scottish National Jazz Orchestra

featuring Eddi Reader
8:00pm
18
Jun 2015
UK
South Uist
Iochdar Hall

ALBA: Songs of Scotland

Scottish National Jazz Orchestra

featuring Eddi Reader
8:00pm
07827 966735
17
Jun 2015
UK
PortreeSkye

ALBA: Songs of Scotland

Scottish National Jazz Orchestra

featuring Eddi Reader
7:30pm
01478 613750
16
Jun 2015
UK
TobermoryMull

ALBA: Songs of Scotland

Scottish National Jazz Orchestra

featuring Eddi Reader
7:45pm
13
Jun 2015
UK
LerwickShetland

ALBA: Songs of Scotland

Scottish National Jazz Orchestra

featuring Eddi Reader
7:45pm
12
Jun 2015
UK
LerwickShetland

ALBA: Songs of Scotland

Scottish National Jazz Orchestra

featuring Eddi Reader
7:45pm
11
Jun 2015
UK
LamlashArran
Arran Community Theatre

ALBA: Songs of Scotland

Scottish National Jazz Orchestra

featuring Eddi Reader
8:00pm
07827 966735
10
Jun 2015
UK
Port EllenIslay
Ramsay Hall

ALBA: Songs of Scotland

Scottish National Jazz Orchestra

featuring Eddi Reader
8:00pm
07827 966735
24
May 2015
UK
Glasgow

Kurt Elling Swings Sinatra

Scottish National Jazz Orchestra

7:30pm
0141 353 8000
23
May 2015
UK
Edinburgh

Kurt Elling Swings Sinatra

Scottish National Jazz Orchestra

7:30pm
0131 228 1155
22
May 2015
UK
Aberdeen

Kurt Elling Swings Sinatra

Scottish National Jazz Orchestra

7:30pm
01224 541122
21
May 2015
UK
Dundee

Kurt Elling Swings Sinatra

Scottish National Jazz Orchestra

7:30pm
01382 434940
20
May 2015
UK
Gateshead

Kurt Elling Swings Sinatra

Scottish National Jazz Orchestra

7:30pm
0191 443 4661

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09
Nov 2014
UK
Dundee

JACO! The Music of Jaco Pastorius

Scottish National Jazz Orchestra

feat. Laurence Cottle
08
Nov 2014
UK
Glasgow

JACO! The Music of Jaco Pastorius

Scottish National Jazz Orchestra

feat. Laurence Cottle
07
Nov 2014
UK
Edinburgh

JACO! The Music of Jaco Pastorius

Scottish National Jazz Orchestra

feat. Laurence Cottle
28
Sep 2014
UK
Glasgow

The Music Of Yellowjackets

Scottish National Jazz Orchestra

feat. Bob Mintzer
27
Sep 2014
UK
Dundee

The Music Of Yellowjackets

Scottish National Jazz Orchestra

feat. Bob Mintzer
26
Sep 2014
UK
Edinburgh

The Music Of Yellowjackets

Scottish National Jazz Orchestra

feat. Bob Mintzer
27
Apr 2014
UK
Glasgow

Mozart’s 9th Piano Concerto & Rhapsody In Blue

Scottish National Jazz Orchestra

with special guest Makoto Ozone
26
Apr 2014
UK
Edinburgh

Mozart’s 9th Piano Concerto & Rhapsody In Blue

Scottish National Jazz Orchestra

with special guest Makoto Ozone
25
Apr 2014
UK
Inverness

Mozart’s 9th Piano Concerto & Rhapsody In Blue

Scottish National Jazz Orchestra

with special guest Makoto Ozone
30
Mar 2014
UK
Glasgow

Revisiting Coltrane

Scottish National Jazz Orchestra

with Courtney Pine
29
Mar 2014
UK
Edinburgh

Revisiting Coltrane

Scottish National Jazz Orchestra

with Courtney Pine
28
Mar 2014
UK
Aberdeen

Revisiting Coltrane

Scottish National Jazz Orchestra

with Courtney Pine
23
Feb 2014
UK
Glasgow

Kurt Elling: Syntopicon

Scottish National Jazz Orchestra

22
Feb 2014
UK
Edinburgh

Kurt Elling: Syntopicon

Scottish National Jazz Orchestra

21
Feb 2014
UK
Perth

Kurt Elling: Syntopicon

Scottish National Jazz Orchestra

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08
Jun 2013
UK
Glasgow

Day & Night with David Liebman

Scottish National Jazz Orchestra

07
Jun 2013
UK
St Andrews

Day & Night with David Liebman

Scottish National Jazz Orchestra

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