The magic of Miles Davis

Happy New Year! I can’t tell you how excited I am to share to music of Miles Davis with you this coming Thursday. We’ll be taking this a step further by not only delving into the music but also the lessons that we can learn from the music and the way in which Miles...

The thinking behind our new season

In this, our fourteenth season, we are doing some things differently. For one thing, we’ve started the season quite later. This is also the first time we’re trying matinees and I’m excited about that as it will present the opportunity for people to attend some of the...

2019-2020 Season – Reserve these dates!

I hope you’re all enjoying the lovely Spring weather! I wanted you, our fabulous patrons, to be the first to know about the dates we’ve booked with the NAC for our upcoming season. We’ll be releasing details of the programmes in the coming months. I hope you’ll be...

Tell us what you’d like to hear in our next season

Well our 2018-2019 season is now over and we’re already working on the next season. We had a great time performing this season’s music and we hope you enjoyed it all too. I’d like to take this opportunity to thank you, our patrons, for helping us in our ongoing...

How the OJO goes beyond the jazz mainstream

Recently at a pre-show chat for our December concert, Bird in the Reeds, someone asked me where the ideas for OJO programming come from. One of the things I’ve always felt strongly about is the need to present variety and to introduce music to people that they...