Entries by Chris George

Bernstein Project

Sat 14th and Sun 15th Apr 2018 Concert on Sun 15th April 2018, 3pm at the Jersey Arts Centre Part of the world-wide celebration of the 100th anniversary of Leonard Bernstein (1918-1990), the composer, conductor, educator, musician, cultural ambassador, and humanitarian. Selected pianists from the Jersey Academy of Music and Chetham’s School of Music, along […]

Wells Cathedral School Percussion Residency

4th/5th May 2018 An outstanding percussion ensemble of young musicians from Wells Cathedral School will be resident at the academy for a weekend of musical activity. Schools workshops and performances at VCP and VCJ will take place on the Friday, and on the Saturday the visiting ensemble will be joined by JAM musicians to rehearse […]

JAM Summer Fayre and Awards

Saturday 16th June 2018, 1pm-4pm This event is for absolutely everyone!  A lovely afternoon featuring concerts, traditional stalls, games, guest stalls, bouncy castle, a raffle, and lots of fun to be had!  Performances will take place throughout the afternoon on the outdoor stage, and families are invited to bring along a picnic to enjoy on the […]

JAM at Jersey Arts Centre

Sunday 8th July 2018, 3pm The opportunity for all senior students to perform substantial solo programmes, and for the various JAM Small Ensembles to perform.  JAM teachers to perform too.  Inspiration guaranteed!  This concert is open island-wide, and tickets are available from the Jersey Arts Centre Box Office tel:700444.  

End of Term Platforms

Mon 9th July 2018, 6pm Tue 10th July 2018, 6pm   Our termly platforms are open to all JAM students to perform pieces they have been working on all term, free of charge with a retiring collection.

Jersey Summer Music

23rd-28th July 2018 ‘Jersey Summer Music’, is the new programme of summer music courses run by the Jersey Academy of Music and Jersey Music Service and open to all young musicians on the island. The Jersey Academy of Music Summer Course is aimed at young musicians aged 10-18 and Grade 2 level and above, with […]

PwC Young Musician of the Year Preparation Platform

Mon 15th Jan 2018, 7pm This event is open to all JAM students who have entered either the PwC Young Musician of the Year Competition or the PwC Junior Musician of the Year Competition, and provides the opportunity for them to try out their pieces in front of a friendly audience.  Free of charge with […]


Sat 3rd and Sun 4th Feb 2018, all weekend A fantastic weekend course of flute playing with Mike Mower, Cathy Hare and Liz Goodwin (www.flutewiselive.org).   Mike Mower is not only an exceptional flute player but he is an amazing composer. Mike has played and recorded with jazz, rock and classical artists as diverse as […]