Midday Music: Jess Gillam
Recital Hall, Royal Birmingham Conservatoire
200 Jennens Road, B4 7XR
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Jess Gillam saxophone
Zeynep Özsuca piano
Iturralde Pequena Czarda
Britten Temporal Variations
Wiedoeft Valse Vanité
Marcello Concerto for Oboe in C minor
Nyman If from The Diary of Anne Frank
Williams Escapades for Alto Saxophone from Catch Me If You Can
In 2016, at the age of 17, Jess made history as the first saxophonist to win the Woodwind Final of BBC Young Musician of the Year. She then reached the Grand Final at London’s Barbican Hall, and performed Michael Nyman’s Where the Bee Dances with the BBC Symphony Orchestra conducted by Mark Wigglesworth to widespread critical acclaim.