The Tommy Smith Youth Jazz Orchestra is delighted to visit the Buccleuch Centre with this fabulous concert that brings alive the sounds of jazz. and pays tribute to some great jazz legends as well as a few surprises.
The future for jazz in Scotland is assured as these gifted players, under the direction of Scotland's most distinguished jazz musician, Tommy Smith play a repertoire that will pay tribute to some great jazz legends such as Ellington, Basie, Mingus or Gillespie as well as big band charts from present day scores by Florian Ross or Benny Golson.
Enjoy a fantastic evening watching these talented young players showcase endless talent, improvisational skills, exuberance and verve and play with a collective maturity well beyond their years. Bring your family and friends to support the TSYJO and enjoy an extraordinary evening of outstanding music.
"TSYJO smashed it!!! I think that they had the best performance and piece of the night"