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June 2018

‘Barnburgh Carnival’ with Doncaster Youth Stageband

Saturday, June 9 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Recreation Ground, Playing Field
Church Lane, Barnburgh DN5 7EZ
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Armed Forces Day

Saturday, June 30 @ 11:00 am - 4:00 pm

Come along and join us for a parade through the Town!!!!     Starting at Sir Nigel Gresley Square, followed by a street party in the market square with food and drink with entertainment for all the family and music from Doncaster Jazz Swing Orchestra who will be playing 3-4pm.

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Kirk Sandall Summer Fayre with Doncaster Youth Stageband

Saturday, June 30 @ 12:30 pm - 1:45 pm
Kirk Sandall Junior School, Magnolia Close
Doncaster, DN3 1JG
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July 2018

24th DYJA – EKS Germany Exchange (Home leg)

Sunday, July 1 - Saturday, July 7

A week of social, cultural and musical activities in local Doncaster schools featuring the EKS Big Swing Band from Herten, Germany, culminating in a headliner concert at Doncaster's state of the art performance venue CAST.    

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Hundhill Hall ‘Strawberry Tea’ with Doncaster Youth Stageband and EKS Big Swing Band

Sunday, July 1 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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Join the Doncaster Youth Jazz Association for this very special annual event at Hundhill Hall in East Hardwick for plenty of strawberries, activities and fun for the whole family.  Relax in the sun and listen to an outstanding repertoire of music from DYJA’s classic jazz songbook with the Stageband, followed by the amazing EKS Big Swing Band from Herten Germany (Doncaster's partner town in mainland europe).  

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‘Swing on a Summer’s Evening’ – A Big Band Celebration! Featuring the EKS Big Swing Band (Germany), Doncaster Youth Stageband and Swing Orchestra

Friday, July 6 @ 7:30 pm - 10:30 pm
CAST, Waterdale
Doncaster, DN1 3BU United Kingdom
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This much anticipated musical showcase will feature the amazing EKS Big Swing Band (from Germany), directed by Thomas Vennes, alongside our own Doncaster Youth Jazz Association Ensembles directed by John Ellis MBE.i.e the Doncaster Youth Swing Orchestra and Stageband with surprise guest soloist. This special celebration marks 24 years of highly successful tours, exchanges and musical collaborations between our respective towns. On many occasions over the years, Doncaster’s young musicians have shared the stage with the EKS Big Swing Band at Herten’s beautiful Glashaus Theatre. We…

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The Swingin’ Bowkers with the Doncaster Youth Swing Orchestra….

Saturday, July 7 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Doncaster Deaf School, Leger Way
Doncaster, South Yorkshire DN2 6AY United Kingdom
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DANCE THE NIGHT AWAY! ...........Bop through the 40's, 50's and 60's to timeless classics Enjoy a special night of music from the Swing Era to Rock and Roll via the classics of Bobby Darin, Dean Martin, Sammy Davis jr, Frank Sinatra - plus Frankie Valli, Four Seasons, Jersey Boys, Drifters and much more

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September 2018

The Crossing, Worksop: with the Doncaster Youth Stageband

Saturday, September 22 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
The Crossing, Newcastle Street
Worksop, S80 2AT United Kingdom
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October 2018

Big Band Celebration! 45th Anniversary

Sunday, October 7 @ 2:00 pm - 5:30 pm
CAST, Waterdale
Doncaster, DN1 3BU United Kingdom
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  Celebrating 45 years of Jazz, Swing and Fun! For 45 years, the Doncaster Youth Jazz Association has developed and inspired hundreds of young musicians. Come and experience an uplifting Doncaster afternoon of Big Band swing, blues, vocals, ballads, funk, rock fusion, latin, and straight - ahead jazz! Doncaster Youth Stageband, Doncaster Youth Swing Orchestra, Doncaster Jazz Orchestra, (DJO Alumni) and special guests. 2-5.30pm

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Big Band Swing Night featuring the Doncaster Youth Swing Orchestra

Friday, October 12 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm

The Doncaster Youth Jazz Association presents a BIG BAND SWING NIGHT! featuring the DONCASTER YOUTH SWING ORCHESTRA Friday 12th October 2018 @ 7.30pm to be held at York Bar Working Mens Club, York Road, Doncaster, DN5 8JH £4.00 per Ticket  

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