Diary Dates 2019-20 Academic Year

Please click here – JAM Diary Dates 2019-20 – to download an overview of the diary dates for this academic year.

Term Dates Autumn 2019

TERM DATES AUTUMN 2019: Week 1 – w/c 16th September Week 2 – w/c 23rd September Week 3 – w/c 30th September Week 4 – w/c 7th October Week 5 – w/c 14th October Week 6 – w/c 21st October HALF-TERM Week 7 – w/c 4th November Week 8-  w/c 11th November Week 9-  w/c 18th […]

Solihull School Chamber Music Residency

5th-7th July 2019 Founded in 1560, Solihull School is a leading co-educational independent school situated near the centre of Solihull, West Midlands, England.  The music department benefits from excellent accommodation in the David Turnbull Music School, opened in 2009. A student trio consisting of clarinet, violin and piano look forward to visiting Jersey in July, […]

Chetham’s School of Music Residency

20th-24th June 2019 Our longstanding friendship with Chetham’s School of Music continues with an exciting residency this summer, with a visiting string quintet and wind quintet of young musicians and various teachers, led by Director of Music Stephen Threlfall, in celebration of the 50th Anniversary of the school.  We will be involving all the JAM […]

Gareth Maclearnon Flute Day

Saturday 18th May 2019 Gareth McLearnon is an internationally renowned and multi-award-winning flutist, composer, arranger and educator who travels the globe every year leading a diverse, innovative, creative and exciting musical career (www.garethmclearnon.com).  Originally from Belfast, Northern Ireland, he attended the Guildhall School of Music & Drama from 1999-2003 and is currently based in London […]

Bodhrán Irish Drum Workshop

Saturday 11th May 2019   This term, we have a virtuoso Bodhrán Irish Drum specialist over to the island, organised by our percussion teacher Eva Hsieh.  His name is Ruairi Glasheen, and he is a world leader on folk drumming, specialising in delivering engaging and entertaining workshops for children and young musicians.  Click on this […]

Street Jazz weekend!

4th and 5th May 2019 Following the success of Steve Thompson’s visit to last Summer’s music course where he inspired the beginnings of the JAM Big Band , we are excited to announce that Steve will be returning at the beginning of May with some of his UK students to hold an exciting weekend course […]