Music Services

Cumbria NYJO Jazz Academy

The NYJO Academy is a collaboration with National Youth Jazz Orchestra which brings professional Jazz tutors from London here to Cumbria every half term. The focus is on improvising, performance and small band skills and the sessions are lead by the fantastic Joe Browne, supported by NYJO Ambassadors, Cumbria Music Hub and BlueJam tutors.

NYJO Academy welcomes KS3-5 students of any instrument, with a minum of Grade 3 standard.

 Dates 2022

Next Sessions:

Watch out for details about new and exciting opportunities with our partner organisation NYJO later in the term.

North Lakes School, Penrith

Huntley Avenue Penrith CA11 8NU

Membership Fees

Annual Membership: 

Currently FREE to take part. Your membership is subsidised by the DfE Music Education Hub fund allocated to Music Services as the lead for the Music Hub.

How to join

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  • Apply via our online form. 
  • Registration for Ensembles is renewed each academic year. 


Can I join later in the year? Yes, we accept applications throughout the year and welcome new players into our groups throughout the year.


Where can I find out more information?  Telephone: 01228 226846

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