Founder and Director since 2002, Jilly is a composer, MD, jazz improvisor and teacher. Jazz Programme, Young Songwriters, Improv Choir, NCTCE, Schools Improvisation Programme, mentoring.
Geoff is a jazz trumpeter, arranger and teacher. Jazz Programme, B Jamba, Schools Wider Opportunities.
Karen is Early Years and SEN coordinator. BabyJam, storytelling, drumming.
Studio composition programme development, StudioJam, session leader, guitarist
Josh is a Young Music Leader now taking responsibility for drumming in BlueJam. He also plays kit in the Youth Jazz Ensemble and performs regularly with BlueJam Acoustic.
BlueJam NE Creative Director since 2013, Sarah is a classical and folk singer, performer and teacher.
Director Eden Contemporary Music, classical and jazz singer, composition tuition for secondary schools
Rob is a jazz double bass player, guitarist and ceilidh player. BigJam youth band, Kirkby Stephen.
Guitarist and band arranger
Cello, accordion, guitar. Performer and tutor.
Visual art, songwriting, website development, music and art workshops, digital outputs
Storytelling, shadow puppets
Having been with BlueJam from the beginning, Lawrence now provides expertise on gamelan and designs instruments for use in schools.
Funding and project management, Arts Awards
Funding, Creative writing workshops.