St Francis of Assisi Primary School

Rehearsal day & time

Mondays, 6.15 – 7.15pm

Click here for Ensemble Rehearsal Dates 2017-18

Playing level

All grades.
This ensemble focusses on improving improvisation skills

Conductor & coaching staff

Geraldine Evans


Big band to modern jazz

Quotes or recent highlights

The ensemble has played alongside jazz stars Wynton Marsalis and Freddie Gavita, who is also an alumni of the ensemble, and has previously opened for NYJO at Norwich Playhouse.

The ensemble was awarded Outstanding at the Norfolk County Music Festival 2016.

“Give it a go, it’s a great place to start and you could onto great things, like some of the group’s alumni. It helps playing and general confidence, so just go for it!” – Josh & Michael, players

How to join

New players welcome throughout the year. Trombones & trumpets especially welcome to become a big band.
Contact, 01603 303345

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