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3,000-strong event at Royal Albert Hall to feature county's young jazz musicians

By Boston Target  |  Posted: November 07, 2012

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YOUNG musicians from across Lincolnshire are to perform at the Royal Albert Hall later this month.

Two groups from the county have been chosen to perform at the Music for Youth Schools Proms, featuring 3,000 young musicians aged between seven and 21.

Jazz Vehicle are based at the North Kesteven School in North Hykeham, Lincoln and Blue in Green are a student run jazz ensemble who met as members of Boston Youth Jazz Orchestra.

Both groups will perform on Monday, November 12

Chief Executive of Music for Youth, Judith Webster, said "The Schools Prom concerts aim to represent the excellence and innovation taking place in young people's music making across the whole of the UK, with groups from England, Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland.

"With their customary wide range of repertoire and musical styles, new commissions and large scale collaborations, these concerts provide a unique showcase of exemplary music education in this country."

Tickets, priced from £5, are available from the Royal Albert Hall Box Office on 020 7589 8212 or at www.royalalberthall.com

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