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YSJM 2018 Winner is Joe Williamson!

Guitarist Joe Williamson has been announced as the 2018 Young Scottish Jazz Musician of the Year after a stand out performance at the live final in Glasgow on June 20th. Five musicians made it through to the final at Drygate in Glasgow; Joe Williamson, Fergus McCreadie, Conor Murray, Luca Manning and Matt Carmichael. Each finalist […]

Semifinalists – YSJM 2018

As the Young Scottish Jazz Musician of the Year 2018 approaches this weekend, we would like to announce and congratulate our semifinalists! Picked by judges from across the UK and Ireland in a blind listening audition process, they are: Luca Manning – Vocalist Joe Williamson – Guitarist Fergus McCreadie – Pianist Matt Carmichael – Saxophonist Marianne L […]

YSJM 2018 – The Final

We are delighted to announce that tickets are now available for the concert final of the Young Scottish Jazz Musician of the Year, 2018  that will to be held during the Glasgow International Jazz Festival. Enjoy a fabulous evening of great jazz at Drygate in Glasgow as the best in young jazz talent in Scotland compete for […]

YSJM 2018 – The Semi-final

Concert tickets are now available to buy for the Young Scottish Jazz Musician of the Year 2018 – The Semi-final! Enjoy a fabulous afternoon of great jazz at The Blue Lamp in Aberdeen as some of Scotland’s top young jazz musicians battle it out to secure themselves a place in the final of the Young Scottish Jazz Musician […]

Young Scottish Jazz Musician 2015

The Young Scottish Jazz Musician 2015 semi-final weekend took place at the Tolbooth Stirling on the 16th May featuring the nine fantastic young musicians: Sean Gibbs | Trumpet Joe Williamson | Guitar Fergus McCreadie | Piano Helena Kay | Alto Sax Magnus Pickering | Trumpet Ross Hodgkinson | Drums John Patton | Guitar Christos Stylianides | […]