ENSEMBLES

Divinity Quintet

 

Ellie formed the Divinity Quintet in January 2016, an ensemble comprising of members from DUOS. Their repertoire includes wind quintets by Ibert, Hindemith, Taffenel and Poulenc. This year they have participated in a masterclass with one of Britain’s most highly respected clarinettists, Joy Farrell, and performed in Durham Cathedral's Chapter House. They can be found on Facebook and Twitter.

The Elvet Quintet

Formed in November 2015, Ellie is a part of Durham-based jazz ensemble The Elvet Quintet. They have performed in venues across Durham, including regular gigs for the university and lunchtime concert series put on by the university's jazz society. They can be found on their social media pages on Facebook and Youtube.

BARE BRASS

BARE BRASS began in 2015 as a jazz nonet. They have performed in venues across Manchester including Whitefield Methodist Church, The Fitzgerald and the Night and Day Cafe. Most recently they recorded their Christmas EP 'Brandy Snaps' with contributions going towards Water Aid. They can be found on Facebook.

North-South

North-South, a jazz sextet, was formed in 2015 and includes musicians based in Manchester who are studying across the country. Having met through the Greater Manchester Jazz Orchestra the group has played in some of the best jazz venues in Manchester, including the Night and Day Cafe, The Fitzgerald, The Lloyds and most recently at Manchester Jazz Festival.