Dec 2015 – Academy Busking

  Thursday 17th December 2015   For the Late Night Shopping on Thursday 17th December, we had a Busking slot on King Street for everyone to get together and have some fun and raise money for the Christmas Appeal. Four separate groups performed during the evening, pictured in turn are the Suzuki violins with Vanessa […]

Dec 2015 – Residential Home Concerts

  Throughout December 2015   Five seperate residential home concerts took place during December, giving students the opportunity to perform to the eldest members of our community.    

Dec 2015 – Nativity Concert

  Tuesday 15th December 2015, 4.30pm   A wonderfully fun and whacky way to bring the year to a close for the youngest members of the academy, the Nativity concert involved all the children from the Toddler groups, KiddyKeys groups, Music For Little Mozarts groups, Wunderkeys, Reception and Key Stage One classes, and Suzuki violins. […]

Dec 2015 – Suzuki Christmas Concert

  Wednesday 9th December 4.15pm   An opportunity for all the young Suzuki Violinists and mini-cellists to perform a wide variety of ensembles, duos and solos, involving thirty children led by their teachers Vanessa Moore and Emmanuelle Dumas.  

Dec 2015 – Christmas Brass at JAM

  Sunday 6th December 2015, 3pm-6pm   An afternoon for young Brass players to have fun playing festive music!  This year’s Christmas Brass involved sixteen young brass players with a team of brass teachers, and the afternoon was spent reading through a wide range of festive brass ensemble music leading to a performance at the […]

Dec 2015 – JAM Christmas Concerts

  Friday 4th December 7.30pm Saturday 5th December 2pm Saturday 5th December 7pm   Three  separate platforms giving the opportunity for all students to perform pieces they have been working on this term to an audience of family and friends.  Over one hundred and fifty separate solos were performed, ranging from Mary Had a Little […]

Nov 2015 – Exam Preparation Concert

Friday 20th November   To help prepare for their approaching ABRSM and Trinity practical examinations, students were given the opportunity to perform to each other, friends and family at our Exam Preparation Concert.  Each student performed two pieces they had been working on, and with two weeks to go until the actual examination session they […]

Nov 2015 – Suzuki Director of Violin Visit

  Monday 16th to Friday 20th November 2015   Barbara Parham, Director of Violin for the British Suzuki Institute, spent the week overseeing the Suzuki VIolin tuition at the academy.  As well as leading lessons throughout the week, the final day brought together all the students for lovely group workshops (pictured).  

Nov 2015 – Royal College of Music Junior Department

  Sunday 15th November   Professor Viktoria Grigoreva from the Royal College of Music Junior Department visited the academy with three of her students aged 13-17.  The day was divided up into various activities, in the morning two groups of four local young violinists had the opportunity to receive tuition from Professor Grigoreva in two […]

Aug 2015 – Residential Home Concerts

August 2015   During August the Jersey Academy of Music flute group were invited to perform around the island to support the charity Music in Action. The group chose to visit a number of nursing homes to bring some musical cheer and entertainment into the lives of the residents.   We hope to be involved […]