December 2013 – Suzuki Christmas Concert

  Suzuki Christmas Concert 11th December, JAM An opportunity for all the young Suzuki Violinists and Mini Cellists to perform in front of family and friends.  Led by Vanessa Moore (violin) and Emmanuelle Dumas (cello), with thanks to Cathy Elliot on piano, the children all got to play together in various groups and many performed […]

December 2013 – Xmas Brass Day

  Xmas Brass Day 8th December, JAM Twenty-five young brass players came together for an afternoon of fun playing Christmas pieces and Carols. Led by Pippa Lumbard, along with Stuart Lumbard, Andrew Thompson, and Eva Hseih, the session included students ranging from beginner to Grade 5 standard, and focussed on special arrangements of popular pieces […]

December 2013 – Flutes and Strings at the Jersey Museum

  Flutes and Strings at the Jersey Museum 5th December, Jersey Museum A festive and atmospheric concert to give the opportunity for all flute, violin and cello students to perform.  The Jersey Museum provided a festive feel to this event, which featured performances from Claire Boleat’s ‘Flute Choir’ alongside cello solos and ensembles, and solo […]

December 2013 – Piano and Percussion Christmas Concert

  Piano and Percussion Christmas Concert 3rd December, JAM A fun festive concert giving the young pianists and percussionists the opportunity to perform to family and friends. The event concluded with a performance given by the new Vocalize Choir, many thanks to them for bringing such a fun end to the evening.

November 2013 – JYCO, Benjamin Britten, and Friday Afternoons

  JYCO, Benjamin Britten, and Friday Afternoons 21st-24th November 2013 This project was a large-scale collaboration between the Jersey Academy of Music, Jersey Music Service, Jersey Youth Chamber Orchestra, Chetham’s School of Music, Victoria College Preparatory School, Janvrin Primary School and Grouville Primary school, with the support of the Strasser Foundation (Jersey Youth Chamber Orchestra) […]

November 2013 – Royal College of Music Junior Department visit

  Royal College of Music Junior Department visit 17h November 2013 The seventh event through the academy’s link with the Royal College of Music, Professor Katya Lebedeva from the RCM Junior Department visited the academy with three young pianists.  During the morning she gave tuition to nine local young pianists, and in the evening all […]

October 2013 – Eisteddfod Preparation Concert

  Eisteddfod Preparation Concert Friday 25th October A fun and informal evening concert given by students who are entering this year’s Eisteddfod.  The concert featured a variety of piano, vocal, violin and woodwind performances, a ‘dry-run’ before the festival which will take place from 6th-16th November.

September 2013 – Georgina Sutton, The One Foundation Recital

  Georgina Sutton – The One Foundation Recital Sunday 29th September 2013, 3pm Pianist Georgina Sutton is in the final stages of her studies at the Royal College of Music, and she gave an outstanding recital to a packed concert hall in aid of Macmillan Cancer Support Jersey. The concert opened with a spellbinding performance […]

August 2013 – Jersey International Masterclasses

  Jersey International Masterclasses Friday 26th July to Tuesday 6th August 2013.   In partnership with the Royal College of Music, and with the support of the One Foundation locally, and the Vladimir Spivakov International Charity Foundation and Tsukanov Family Foundation internationally, we have worked closely with Viktoria Grigoreva (professor of violin at Royal College […]

July 2013 – Musique et Aventure 2013

  Musique et Aventure 2013 Saturday 20th July to Thursday 25th July The seventh summer music course Musique et Aventure provided another fun musical experience for thirty local young musicians.  This year the course was led by teachers Claire Boleat (flute), Pippa Lumbard (brass), Young-Pyo Lee (violin), Emmanuelle Dumas (cello), Chris George (piano), and Caroline […]