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Cumbria Youth Orchestra (CYO), BlueJam Youth Jazz Ensemble and 400 primary school singers perform song cycle by Kate Stilitz and Jilly Jarman at The Sands Centre on July 10th.

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BlueJam – Jazz Development Programme

 BlueJam is working with Cumbria Music Hub to provide opportunities for young musicians to access jazz playing and learning opportunities.

BlueJam Jazz playing the Source in Carlisle

bluejam-jazz-at-the-sourceAfter Lanercost Festival, CMEH concert at Trinity School and Drystone Stage at Solfest, next comes “Girls in Jazz” workshop 17th December in Penrith with Katie Ind and Jilly Jarman.

Also….Sign up for NYJO workshops and concert in January – ask us or your school.

See below a conversation from 2013 between the Hub, BlueJam and Jazz North with music from BlueJam playing in the background.

What's Been Happening...

Girls in Jazz Workshop

The pilot session for our proposed “Girls In Jazz” programme took place on Saturday 17th Dec 1-5pm at BlueJam Artspace. It was a really enjoyable...
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Solfest! Drystone Stage

B Jamba and BlueJam Jazz opened the music on Saturday – one of the best festivals we’ve ever been to. Fantastic sound crew (thank you!...
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Lanercost Festival

BlueJam organised a Big Sing at Lanercost Priory with singers and instrumentalists from 10 primary and secondary schools. They wrote the songs for the event and...
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One Small Bird at Royal Albert Hall

Kate Stilitz (Haringay) and Jilly Jarman (Cumbria) had the premiere of their song-cycle “One Small Bird” performed by 2000 talented young Haringey Musicians on Monday...
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La’al Sing

Congratulations to all the schools who took part in this year’s La’al Sing at the Brewery Kendal! BlueJam provided the 3-piece band and after a...
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