NYJO Family Workshop

Family Area

NYJO Family Workshop

Participants will learn and experiment with a single bassline written by NYJX’s Bassist, Fergus Quill. NYJO’s Jazz Exchange (NYJX) will be performing their unique brand of emotive soundscapes and will be inviting a selection of attendees to join the band for the intro to Mischa’s composition, “Don’t Warren”, dedicated to one of their mentors, the pianist and composer, Huw Warren.

These workshops will be led by the multi-talented musician, composer and educator, Andy Grappy & Fergus Quill. Andy is an experienced tuba player and educator, his Jazz performance includes: Mike Westbrook Big Band, Hermeto Pascoal, Jazz Warriors, Jazz Jamaica All Stars, Loose Tubes and Grand Union Orchestra