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Weekly programme

FROM SEPTEMBER 2018

SATURDAY

Children’s Orchestra
10.30 – 12 noon, BlueJam Arts Space

MONDAY

Improv Choir
7.30 – 9.30pm £7.50 BlueJam Arts Space

TUESDAY

B Jamba – Community Samba Band
6 – 7.30pm £3 North Lakes School, Penrith
Swing Dance
7.30 – 9.45pm North Lakes School, Penrith

WEDNESDAY

Improv Choir, The Heugh, nr Brampton
7 – 9pm  £7.50 Contact us for directions

THURSDAY

Electric Guitar Tuition £4
Thursdays 6 – 7pm BlueJam Space

Rehearsals for BJYJE (before gigs)
Thursdays 7 – 9pm BlueJam Space

Improv Choir, Scotland
Fridays 7.30 – 9.30pm £7.50 Eskdalemuir Community Hub. (Monthly – see calendar for dates)

SEE ALSO…

Girls in Jazz & BJYJE rehearsals – see blog for next dates.

Individual singing and instrumental lessons
BlueJam Arts Space

CONTACT US
for more information about our programme and what we offer.

VENUES:
BlueJam Arts Space, Mostyn Hall, Friargate, Penrith CA117XR
North Lakes School, Huntley Ave, Penrith CA11 8NU
Brampton (The Heugh) Contact us for directions

NEWS UPDATE

Manchester composer records the Gamelan for new project

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Tom Burford has made a trip up to Penrith to work with the sounds of the gamelan and integrate it into his composition method. With friends Seth and Hugh he will spend two days in BlueJam Space experimenting and recording and will also leave BlueJam with a professionally recorded bank of individual gamelan met allophone and gong samples. Tom has a great new album out with Kawuku Sound on Banana Hill – preview it on bandcamp.
 

BlueJam Arts Space Revamped!

For details of all the rooms available for creative activities and meetings, see our BlueJam Arts Space page.

You can also find out about our Open Space project, supported by Penrith Town Council, with details of free taster sessions and times when we are open for visitors to look around.

Busy Arts Trail!

We’re nearing the end of two weekends of music, poetry and art and we are shattered. We have had gamelan workshops, harpsichord demonstrations, a group poetry game, women and girls’ jazz sessions and fantastic responses to the new exhibition space upstairs and the work in it. looking forward to a rest!

Blues and Beyond

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Geoff and Jilly are leading this months Play Jazz! session at the Sage Gateshead.
Saturday 5th May 2-6pm
You can enrol through the Sage.

Carol Book

Jilly is finally producing a book of the carols she has written for North Lakes School – one a year since 2002. If you go/used to go to North Lakes School and would like to sing on the accompanying recording, please get in touch. There are opportunities for soloists and choir members.

What's on next?

Click here to see what’s happening on our calendar

Workshops & Gigs

AUTUMN EVENTS

26th October
Improvisation Chamber with Kollega
and Dwi Gambia Sari

November thru December
BlueJam Winter Choir at Centerparcs