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Tommy Smith Youth Jazz Orchestra

May 18 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

A superb concert of music and improvisation by the talented TSYJO showcasing music by Miles, Ella, Piazolla, Gillespie, Basie and Duke Ellington.
The Tommy Smith Youth Jazz Orchestra has become synonymous with energetic performances that channel the creativity and excitement of big-band jazz, celebrating legendary jazz composers.
Since Smith formed the youth orchestra in 2002 to create a free educational opportunity for Scotland’s best young jazz musicians, it has forged over 125 masterful young musicians, many of them acclaimed award winners who have gone on to have successful national and international careers.
Join us on Saturday the 18th of May to hear an extraordinary concert of outstanding music and improvisation by the skilful TSYJO showcasing big-band music by Miles Davis, Ella Fitzgerald, Astor Piazzolla, Jaco Pastorius, Dizzy Gillespie, Count Basie, and Duke Ellington, plus a new composition by Jazzmeia Horn called Free Your Mind starring our singer Laura Oghagbon. Please enjoy a relaxed event with talented young players and special guests.
Tickets- general admission £13.70
Youth Card Holders -£6.13


May 18
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm


Strathaven Town Mill & Heritage Centre
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Strathaven Town Mill
Strathaven, ML10 6FF United Kingdom + Google Map
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