Concerts & Events
Battle of the Big Bands
YMM is celebrating International Jazz Day with a European 'Battle of the Big Bands' concert featuring Junior Jazz and YMM Big Band alongside special guests from Finland, Vaskivuori Big Band and Hamis Big Band.
Tickets will be available to buy with cash on the door, £6/£4. The bar will be open.
Other Upcoming Concerts & Events
The annual YMM Piano Concert features piano soloists and mixed duos or trios. Students who have piano lessons at YMM have the opportunity to perform on the La Sainte Union grand piano.
Singer & Songwriter Concert
Organised by YMM student, Ellie Lewy-Sharp as part of her Silver Arts Award, this concert showcases the vocal and songwriting talents of our students and their friends.
Spaces are limited so if you would like to perform, please email email@example.com or speak to Daisy on the front desk who will pass your details on to Ellie. Deadline for applications is 1st April, 2017.
This concert showcases our senior instrumentalists and is open to grade 5 + students who have individual lessons at YMM.
'Singing Against the Clock' Vocal Workshop with Pete Churchill
As a member of the Camden Music Hub, we are the proud hosts of a very special vocal workshop as part of Camden Jazz Connect, an Arts Council-funded project celebrating jazz education in Camden.
'Singing Against the Clock' is presented by Pete Churchill, Professor of Jazz Composition at the Royal Academy of Music in London as well as Head of Jazz Voice at the Royal Conservatoire in Brussels. Focussing on the aural tradition in jazz, participants will sing songs in unison and up to four-part harmony without notation, using the most efficient ways of learning by ear.
To sign up for this FREE workshop please contact Deborah Rees at the Camden Music Service stating your (child's) name, date of birth, voice, school and your full contact details.
Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org or phone 0207 9747235
Picnic in the Park
Bring your picnics and parasols! YMM's Jazz and Rock 'n Pop groups will be entertaining crowds at the Parliament Hill Bandstand. Expect dancing, face-painting and even hula-hooping in addition to a summer afternoon of wonderful music.
This end of term concert celebrates a year of music-making. All of our groups and ensembles have the chance to perform to a packed audience.
50th Birthday Concert
Join us for this special celebration of 50 years of family music-making. This evening concert brings together groups and ensembles of all ages to perform a rich and varied programme on the themes of 1967, music by local composers and great anniversaries.
Tickets available on Saturdays at the front desk and online from Eventbrite*
Adults £6 (17-65yrs)
Concessions £4 (OAP and 4-16yrs)
*Online booking charges apply.
Songwriting Workshop with Michael Kiwanuka
Michael will discuss his songwriting techniques, perform one of his favourite tracks, coach selected students in a 'mini masterclass' and finish with a Q&A.
For budding songwriters aged 12-18
1.30pm - 3.00pm at La Sainte Union School
Spaces are limited so reserve your spot by emailing email@example.com.
Recorder & Acoustic Guitar
This chamber concert features YMM's recorder groups and classical guitar ensembles, as well as students taking individual lessons. 1.30pm LSU Hall
Join us for our end of term concert and get into the Christmas spirit with some mince pies and mulled wine! We will be also having a raffle to raise money for our instrumental purchase & repair fund, with some fantastic prizes available!