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 email@example.com
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"
Date: Tue 12 Jul 2016 - Thu 14 Jul 2016
Venue: Palmela, Portugal
Andy is invited as special guest - more detail to be confirmed.
Warrington - venue details to be confirmed.
For enquiries/bookings contact Abby Boak 01925 442097 firstname.lastname@example.org
The Venue has now been confirmed for the Accent Music Hub Saxophone Day
The East Riding Music Hub are hosting a Saxophone Day as part of the Andy Scott Lucky Draw Tour.
Date: Fri 17 Jun 2016 - Sat 18 Jun 2016
Venue: Aveiro, Portugal
Andy is invited as special guest at this popular event in Portugal.