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Snake Davis Saxophone Masterclass – FREE – PLACES LIMITED!

Join us for the first DYJA Masterclass of the new Autumn term and season.  Free to students interested in learning top tips and techniques from one of the country’s most inspiring Saxophone musician and tutor.  Places are very limited on this workshop.  To find out more and to register an interest please contact the DYJA

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Drums and Percussion Masterclass with Tristan Banks in association with Ronnie Scotts Charitable Foundation

This masterclass will focus on the development of the drum set throughout the various eras of jazz and how the influence of African and South American music has sculpted modern music and drum set playing. With over 30 years of playing and teaching experience, we’re excited to be welcoming Tristan Banks who has worked as

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DYJA Jazz Suppers at The Earl – The Nicola Farnon Trio

“Jazz Music and entertainment of the highest order.  How does her trio manage to sound like a jazz group twice the size?” Seven Jazz. Join us for this scintillating evening of entertainment at the Earl Of Doncaster hotel. Relax and enjoy the Nicola Farnon Trio and a 3 course meal.  Book a seat or table.

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Favestival!

The musicians of today supporting the musicians of the future, Favestival is a unique festival featuring some of the area’s most exciting and talented musicians. From ska to house music, New Orleans jazz to whatever it is the boys in the blue jackets play, Favestival oozes soul, energy, a passion for music and optimism. The

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Vocal Masterclass with Lee Gibson in association with Ronnie Scott’s Charitable Foundation

As part of the Ronnie Scott’s Charitable Foundation Masterclass Season Doncaster Youth Jazz Association are excited to be presenting Lee Gibson as our resident vocal expert. If you are a keen vocallist looking to improve on your vocal technique with one of the country’s best this workshop is for you. Covering core jazz based topics

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Trumpet Masterclass with Quentin Collins in association with Ronnie Scott’s Charitable Foundation

Doncaster Youth Jazz Association is delighted to be presenting the first in a series of jazz masterclasses with some of the nation’s best loved musicians. Brought to you in association with Ronnie Scott’s Charitable Foundation our trumpet masterclass will be hosted by Quentin Collins. In 20 years as a professional Quentin has established himself as

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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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