BTS National Trombone Day: Sunday 4th October 2015

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BTS National Trombone Day: Sunday 4th October 2015

University of Leeds, The Clothworkers' Centenary Concert Hall, Woodhouse Lane, Leeds, LS2 9JT.

Featuring Courtois sponsored artists Richard Ashmore and Dávur Magnussen;  acclaimed trombonist, band leader and educator Jiggs Whigham sponsored by Conn-Selmer with the Mark Francis Jazz Trio, plus the Opera North trombone section, performing newly commissioned trios by Dan Jenkins and Ben Ellin, in celebration of 30 years of the BTS.

Plus!! pBone workshop with Becca Pope, sponsored by Warwick Music.

PLUS RECITALS, RAFFLE, TRADE STANDS, IMPROVISATION CLASSES, Q&A and MASSED BLOW FOR ALL!

Entry: £10.00 Members, £15.00 Non-members and £5.00 for students in full-time education. Entry may be pre-paid via your GoCardless Direct Debit account. Contact Chris Sowerby ([email protected]) for assistance.

Click here for Leeds University Campus Map.

Click here for Promotional Flyer.

The Opera North trombone section will be performing new works for trombone trio by Dan Jenkins and Ben Ellin, commissioned to celebrate the BTS 30th birthday. These will be given their world premieres in a separate University of Leeds lunchtime concert (13.05-13.55) on Friday 2nd October - free admission, if you’re around! Click here for more details.

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