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RNS Young Sinfonia, Young Musicians Programme Festival, Karin Hendrickson, conductor

  • Sage Gateshead St. Mary's Square Gateshead Quays Gateshead NE8 2JR (map)

Karin Hendrickson conductor
Royal Northern Sinfonia Young Sinfonia & Jambone collaboration

Programme to include:

EDIS Thoughts, words, and deeds *2019 Collaboration Commission
- other repertoire TBA -

Come join the Royal Northern Sinfonia Young Sinfonia and Jambone as they present a collaborative new work. A fusion between styles, Paul Edis’ Thoughts, words, and deeds approaches the edges of classical and jazz. Paul is an Assoicate Artist at Sage Gateshead, and this commission signals the new collaborative partnerships between young ensembles in the North East.

Paul Edis: Working in music education, Paul has been course leader for the BMus Jazz Popular and Commercial Music degree at Sage, Gateshead, he has given lectures and taught for Newcastle, Durham and York universities and he regularly gives workshops, talks and masterclasses for musicians of all ages. He works extensively in youth jazz education and was asked to be jazz piano tutor for the prestigious National Youth Jazz Collective summer school in 2018.

Paul also promotes successful jazz concert series in Durham and Newcastle, and has been director of the Ushaw Jazz Festival since 2016.