Date for the diary - Sunday 5th November sees Andy Scott and Rob Buckland hosting another Saxophone Day at the RNCM.
Further details to follow.
To celebrate the 10th Anniversary of Saxophony - a sax ensemble based in Winchester Andy will be taking part in a Saxophone and Flute recital at St. Paul's Church, Winchester.
Also performing will be Rob Buckland, Ian Clarke and Clare Southworth with Saxophony and Flautissimo.
Tickets £8 (under 18's/full-time students £5)
Andy will again be at the Aberystwyth Summer School from 23rd July to 28th July.
Details yet to be finalised.
Following on from the success of previous events, Andy will again be hosting a Saxophone Day at Sandbach School along with Love Music Trust. Further details to follow.
Following the success of the inaugural Saxophone Day in 2016, Andy has been asked to hold another in 2017.
These days give saxophonists of all ages and abilities the opportunity to work on a variety of techniques under Andy's expert guidance and perform together in a unique setting.
NOTE: the date of this event is now Saturday 17th June.
For more details, contact Abby Boak 01925 442097 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Andy will again be running one of his successful Saxophone Days at Derby Grammar School, giving saxophonists of all ages the opportunity to work together and perform some of his music.
Enquiries/bookings should be made to Jon Eno at email@example.com or 07792 550437
Andy will again be running two Saxophone Courses in France through Creative Vacances.
These are a thoroughly enjoyable way of spending a week working with Andy and playing the Saxophone with other enthusiasts. During the week Andy will run sessions on improvising, transcribing and arranging music for the Saxophone.
For more information see www.creativevacances.com
As part of the Sandbach Transport Festival weekend, Sandbach Concert Series will be holding the final of the Young Musician of the Year Competition for 2017 on Saturday 22nd April.
The event features young artists, aged 19 and under who have performed at one of the Sandbach Concert Series Spotlight concerts during the previous calendar year.
The event will be held in Sandbach Town Hall with the final performances taking place from 1pm.
Back by popular demand, Andy will be running another Saxophone Day at Shrewsbury School together with Rob Buckland.
For details of how to book, contact Maria McKenzie at firstname.lastname@example.org
This weekend will see the launch of the Windband CD of Andy's music.
Featuring the Maidstone Symphonic Winds conducted by Jonathan Crowhurst.
The Saxophone Orchestra from the Love Music Trust will be performing the World Premiere of Barbara Thompson's "Belles of London" as part of the Sandbach Concert Series event on Wednesday, 22nd February. The venue is St. Mary's Church Hall and starts at 7pm.
The concert also features a spotlight section on young artists from the region as well as a concert by the Saxophone/Clarinet, Violin/Viola and Piano trio, Trifarious.
Andy will be hosting the first JazzSmart event in the Northwest, to be held over the weekend of 11th/12th February at The Manchester College, Piccadilly, Manchester.
For more details visit www.jazzsmart.com/andy-scott-2017/
Andy will be attending the Westland Saxofoon Festival in Holland at the end of January which will feature several of Andy's works.
See www.andyscott.org.uk/latest-news/westland-saxofoon-festival-features-andy-scott-works for more details
Foden's Band will be at the RNCM Brass Band Festival and will perform the World Premier of the Brass Band Arrangement of Andy's Trumpet Concerto with Rex Richardson as soloist.
The weekend of 26/27th November will see Andy as a guest at the BASBWE music weekend in Scarisbrick when he will be running a Composers workshop.
Full details are yet to be published, but Phil Shotton will be conducting the Maghull Wind Orchestra,
There is to be a Dutch theme to the RNCM Saxophone Day on 20th November - does this mean Andy will be wearing clogs??
Andy has been invited to give a presentation at the ABRSM Teachers' Conference.
On Thursday, 3rd November, Andy will be conducting the RNCM Big Band with percussionist Dave Hassall in a evening of Latin American Big Band Jazz - Noche Caliente!
Andy will be recording a new CD of his Wind Band music together with Maidstone Symphonic Winds. This will be the first CD of all British Music arranged for Wind Band.
Andy will be at Sax.co.uk, London for a Workshop on Wednesday 12th October from 7-9pm.
For more details see http://www.sax.co.uk/
The Grand Draw will take place on the final day of JazzSmart for some fantastic prizes as part of the Lucky Draw Sax Tour.
Date: Sat 30 Jul 2016 - Sun 31 Jul 2016
Venue: Durlston Court School, 52 Becton Lane, Barton on Sea, New Milton BH25 7AQ
Part of Andy Scotts "Lucky Draw Sax Tour"
Date: Sat 23 Jul 2016 - Fri 29 Jul 2016
Venue: Aberystwyth Arts Centre Penglais, Aberystwyth, Ceredigion, Wales SY23 3DE
Part of Andy Scotts "Lucky Draw Sax Tour"
Accomplied soloist Natsumi McDonald (a member of the award winning Fodens Brass Band) will perform "Film"