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DYJO at the Marsden Jazz Festival guest Michael Dease

DYJO return to Marsden Jazz Festival to play a special guest feature with US trombonist Michael Dease. Directed by Dennis Rollins, listeners will be in for a treat with the combined big band and trombone talent of the award winning Doncaster Youth Jazz Orchestra and Grammy award winner Michael Dease. Doncaster Youth Jazz Association provides specialised

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Trombone Masterclass with Dennis Rollins in association with Ronnie Scott’s Charitable Foundation

This masterclass is open to all ‘bone players of all standards. Dennis will have tips on improvisation, how and what to practice, how to develop individual sound, play in all the different styles and much more. Oh! And there’ll be lots of playing as well! Dennis Rollins is an acclaimed musician, composer and educator.  He

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DYJA-AdminTrombone Masterclass with Dennis Rollins in association with Ronnie Scott’s Charitable Foundation

Big Band Festival 2016

Come and join us for two fantastic concerts of Jazz, Swing, Blues, Latin, vocals and much more! Over the years, this big band knees-up has definitely become the most eagerly anticipated event of the Doncaster Youth Jazz Association calendar.  All current DYJA members will perform in their respective ensembles. The matinee performance (2.00-4.30pm) will feature

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Aldi Store Opening – Doncaster Athron Street

Its an early start at 8am on Thursday 24th November but you’ll be in for shopping fun.  Join us for the much anticipated Athron Street, Aldi Store opening from 8am onwards. DYJA musicians will be joined by Dennis Rollins to mark this auspicious occasion for the Wheatley and wider Doncaster community. Free to attend! You’ll even

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DYJA and Ronnie Scott’s Charitable Foundation working together for 2017!

Doncaster Youth Jazz Association are excited to be delivering some of it’s 2017 music educational programme in partnership with the Ronnie Scott’s Charitable Foundation. From January 2017 we have a host of new projects planned that are designed to get the Yorkshire region’s young jazz musicians engaged in music.  Look out for “Trombones on the

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DYJA-AdminDYJA and Ronnie Scott’s Charitable Foundation working together for 2017!