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  • SUMMER CONCERT 2017 Fri 9th June

      Friday 9th June FYJO Summer Concert Cupar Baptist Church. Doors open 7pm for 7:30 start Tickets £8 (£5 conc)(free preschool age) To buy tickets :-   Thursday Evenings at the Lochgelly Centre, Or phone 07446 256397 or 07766838064 Home Baking , Tea and Coffee and Speciality Cake Bid-off!

    Posted at 25th May 2017 » By : » Categories : events »
  • FYJO is 40 years old! You are invited to our birthday party!

    FYJO is 40 years old! You are invited to our birthday party! You are invited to join us for the FYJO at Forty celebration event on Sunday 27th November at the Lochgelly Centre. Whether or not you are a current FYJO member, anyone still at school or college is welcome to come along. This is […]

    Posted at 29th September 2016 » By : » Categories : events,news »
  • Lochgelly, Manhattan: Jazz is life

    Lochgelly came to the attention of the world’s media last month when one of its most famous sons, jazz legend Joe Temperley died, aged 86 in New York. Lochgelly, Manhattan, as Joe liked to say, remained close to his heart, where he helped to nurture a living tradition of jazz-playing reaching back to Duke Ellington. […]

    Posted at 7th June 2016 » By : » Categories : news »
  • Friday 10th June 2016 Summer Fundraising Concert

    Join Fife Youth Jazz Orchestra for it’s annual summer fundraising concert in Cupar Baptist Church.  Tickets cost £8 or £5 concession and are available from FYJO practices on a Thursday night at Lochgelly centre between 7.15pm and 9pm, telephone/text 07749 925169 (or if you live in Cupar 07542 864188). This concert is now famous for […]

    Posted at 18th May 2016 » By : » Categories : news »
  • Scottish Saxophone Academy host International Masterclass Series

    The Scottish Saxophone Academy are delighted to host another International Masterclass Series event featuring special guest Philippe Geiss (Professor of Saxophone, Strasbourg Conservatoire). Open to all players Grade 3 and above, students can experience playing in a large ensemble with lots of other saxophonists! They can also have the opportunity to take part in a […]

    Posted at 4th January 2016 » By : » Categories : news »
  • Applications for NYOS Jazz are open

    Applications for NYOS Jazz are currently open. People can apply online at http://www.nyos.co.uk/jazz-applicants where they will also find information about next year’s courses. We are looking for particularly strong players for the Jazz Orchestra next year, but all levels of ability and experience are welcome. Many thanks! Corinna Gregory Jazz Ensembles Manager, NYOS Jazz Applicants […]

    Posted at 26th October 2015 » By : » Categories : news »
  • Masterclass with Joe Temperley

    Joe Temperley, the sensational saxophonist is holding a masterclass on Saturday 7th March 2pm – 4pm in the Auditorium of Lochgelly Centre. This event is free thanks to funding from Creative Scotland and gives the players a chance to be put through their paces by a true Fife jazz legend!!

    Posted at 2nd February 2015 » By : » Categories : events,news »
  • East Coast Youth Jazz Festival 2013

    The East Coast Youth Jazz Festival 2013 will take place on the weekend of 23-24th November 2013 at the Gardyne Theatre, Dundee. Gardyne Theatre, Gardyne Road, Dundee, DD5 1NY. Telephone: 01382 448876.

    Posted at 18th October 2013 » By : » Categories : events »
  • Fife Youth Jazz Orchestra – A night in Tunisia

    Members of the Fife Youth Jazz Orchestra perform A Night in Tunisia live in The Jazz House.

    Posted at 13th September 2013 » By : » Categories : news »
  • The FYJO Combo @ The Jazz House (BBC Scotland)

    After having such a success on the show in September, and after their other triumphs,The FYJO Combo have been invited back to play more live tunes on Steven Duffy’s The Jazz House on BBC Radio Scotland. In the ever changing line up of FYJO, The Combo has welcomed some new members to play alongside the […]

    Posted at 11th September 2013 » By : » Categories : events,news »