University Jazz Orchestra

The University Jazz Orchestra is a single-seat, auditioned jazz orchestra playing contemporary arrangements for big band.

The group performs two concerts a year as part of the University Concert Series, and collaborates regularly with members of the Julian Argüelles Octet.

Past collaborations have included work with trombonist Mark Bassey, pianist Nikki Iles, and saxophonist Julian Argüelles. In addition to jazz classics, the group also performs new compositions such as works by Maria Schneider, Kenny Wheeler, and John Taylor.

For more information, please visit the Jazz Orchestra website at http://ev2.co.uk/je-jazz-orch/