Nyjo Jazz Jam: Mark Armstrong
Another instalment of our fantastically successful NYJO Jazz Jam, featuring performer and NYJO Artistic and Music Director Mark Armstrong, and a chance to jam with the band!
Mark Armstrong has been NYJO’s Artistic and Music Director since 2011. During his tenure at NYJO Mark has recorded two critically acclaimed studio albums and appeared at the BBC Proms, as well as performing at the London Jazz Festival for four years in a row. Mark is also a Jazz Professor at the Royal College of Music, and a moderator, trainer and examiner for the ABRSM.
As a composer and arranger he has written extensively for big band and is a former winner of the BBC Big Band Competition arranging prize. As a performer, he was nominated in the best trumpet category of the 2007 Ronnie Scott’s Jazz Awards and he performs regularly with the Ronnie Scott’s Jazz Orchestra and in small groups.
Sun 24 Feb
12:00 – 15:00
113-119 Charing Cross Road,
020 7440 3205