Entries by Chris George

Flutasia

Flutasia are an established and highly regarded Jersey Flute Choir who perform regularly at concerts and public functions. Recent performances include: Musical Tour to Coutances, France The Jersey Boat Show The Variety Club Ladies’ Garden Party The Chapel at the Jersey General Hospital World Music Day, St. Helier Launch of the Liberation Festival National Trust […]

Nov 2016 – Jersey Eisteddfod Results

Another successful year for JAM students in the Jersey Eisteddfod.  Our congratulations go to the following students for their success: Oliver Scott – Overall Junior Instrumental Award 2016, and Winner of the De Quetteville Trophy (piano recital) and Joanna Nelson Trophy (Bach class) Emilie Edelenbos – Winner of the St Cecelia Guild of Strings Cup […]

Dec 2016 – Academy Busking

Thursday 8th December 2016, 6pm, Liberty Wharf The academy’s annual busking for the Christmas Appeal took place this year at Liberty Wharf, and over thirty children participated, initially with the strings led by Vanessa Moore and Emmanuelle Dumas, followed by the wind and brass led by Claire and Andrew Harvey.  This year’s busking and retiring […]

Dec 2016 – Victoria College Music Academy concert

Wednesday 7th December, 7pm In addition to a wide range of solos and ensembles including the Junior Brass Ensemble, Cambiata Choir, and Trad Jazz Ensemble, this concert featured the first performance of the new VCJ Sinfonia, an orchestra open to all children in the school and bringing together the younger musicians with the most experienced […]

Nov 2016 – Eisteddfod Preparation Concert

1st November 2016 An informal platform to give all students entering classes in the Jersey Eisteddfod the opportunity to try out their pieces before the event itself. Our congratulations go to the following students for their success in this year’s Eisteddfod: Oliver Scott – Overall Junior Instrumental Award 2016, and Winner of the De Quetteville […]

Oct 2016 – Great War Music Project

21st-22nd October 2016 This large-scale educational project ran throughout 2016, and reached its climax on October 21st and 22nd at the Jersey Opera House.  The Jersey Academy of Music’s ‘Great War Music Project’ brought together hundreds of children and young musicians and involved many of the island’s schools, operating in partnership with Chetham’s School of […]