Nottingham Youth Orchestra – Winter Concert November 2023

Nottingham Youth Jazz Orchestra


Ben Lee / Tony Farrell

Programme notes

We are thrilled to present to you Nottingham Youth Jazz Orchestra (NYJO), a group of exceptionally talented young musicians who will take you on a journey through the rich and soulful world of jazz. NYJO perform in the bar before the start of the concert and again during Interval 1.

Music to include:

Viva La Vida - Coldplay

Summertime - Gershwin

Mr Sandman – Andrews Sisters

Final Countdown - Europe

Eye Of The Tiger - Survivor

Blueberry Hill – Fats Domino

It’s Getting Better – Mamas & Papas



Alto Sax
Harriet Cresswell
Sam Coleman
Lucy Jackson
Reuben Patterson
Hannah Street

Tenor Sax
Frank Janagap
Louis Ashton - Gully
Willem Knights
Herbie Skidmore

Seb Hope
Henry Lee

Cassie Egan
Isabelle Hoban

Jack Barron
Joel Rajabally

James Bowden
James Crane
Ben Giles

Seth Dineen
Max Gerrard
Holly Crane
Ollie Coleman
Sam Jones
Thomas Moran
JP Smith McGloin
Max Zajac

Tutor Thanks

Ben Lee
Tony Farrell

NYO would like to thank the Danny Morris Memorial Trust Fund for their support.

Peter Horril Scholarship
We are very grateful to the Horril family for their donation in memory of Peter Horril. Peter was a local schoolmaster and music lover.

Friends of NYO
Prof & Mrs D F Brailsford
Mr & Mrs A Foster
Mr R Hammond
Mr & Mrs Hands
Professor S & Mrs H Hodkinson
Mrs F Keetley
Mrs Emily Kenefeck
Mr & Mrs A MacDiarmid
Mrs Elisabeth Mills
Mr & Mrs R Nicolle
Mr & Mrs A C Powell
Prof & Dr Polnay
Mr & Mrs K Pryer
Mr & Mrs R Skinner
Drs A & M D Smith
Mr H & Mrs E Watkinson
Mrs Witcombe

French Horn Chair - In memory of Don and Betty Adamson
Double Bass Chair - In memory of Corin Long and Pam Thomas