Entries by Chris George

LCJ Spooky Workshop

Sun 21st Oct 2018, 2.30pm-4pm ‘les cors jerriais’ are holding a ‘Spooky Workshop’ on Sunday 21st October 2.30-4pm. This fun session of music making is aimed at players from beginner to grade 5 level. Dresscode – Halloween inspired! We look forward to a fun afternoon of horn playing!

Exam Preparation Concert

Thu 22nd Nov 2018, 6pm The opportunity for all students taking ABRSM and Trinity exams this term to try out their programme in front of a friendly audience.  Free entry with a retiring collection.

London Concert Day-Trip

Sun 9th Dec 2018 Following the success of the previous six London Concert Day-Trips, the academy would like to once more present a short tour aimed at students from Year 8 upwards. It will operate as a day-trip to London, giving the opportunity for local children to hear one of the world’s leading orchestras in […]

Suzuki Weekend

9th and 10th June 2018 Visiting Suzuki specialists Sharron Beamer and Sue Hunt worked alongside Vanessa Moore for our annual Suzuki Strings Weekend.  All the young children involved had the opportunity to receive one-to-one lessons with the visiting teachers, and at the end of the event a Playtogether took place in front of families and […]

JAM Summer Fayre and Awards 2018

Saturday 16th June 2018, 1pm-4pm A lovely afternoon was enjoyed by lots and lots of families at our annual landmark event.  The fayre opened with a blazing fanfare from Les Cors Jerriais: This was followed by a wide range of instrumental concerts in the Chapel, piano concerts in the Concert Hall, and ensemble performances on […]

An Afternoon with Leonard Bernstein

Sun 15th Apr 2018   An emotional and thoughtful afternoon of music, words, and artwork was enjoyed by a large audience at the Jersey Arts Centre on Sunday 15th April 2018.  ‘An Afternoon with Leonard Bernstein’ explored the life and works of one of the world’s renowned musicians, Leonard Bernstein (1918-1990), whose legacy goes far […]

Wells Cathedral School Percussion Residency

4th/5th May 2018 An outstanding percussion ensemble of young musicians from Wells Cathedral School were resident at the academy for a weekend of musical activity.  A great project was had by all, with the Drumline Percussion Ensemble performing to VCP and Victoria College on the Friday.  They were then joined by young percussionists from JAM […]

Brass Tour to Guernsey

29th/30th June 2018 The Vermont Brass Guernsey Tour was a lot of fun & a real success! The group performed in a concert on Saturday morning with Guernsey Music Service Brass at their music centre open day both on their own & they were also invited to join the Brass band to perform a lively […]

Exam Preparation Platform

Mon 2nd July 2018, 7pm The opportunity for all children taking ABRSM and Trinity exams this term to try out their pieces in front of a friendly audience.  Free entry with a retiring collection.