Big Band

Big Band offers exciting opportunities to play jazz and swing.

About Big Band

A full size, high energy Big Band led by Keith Morgan and Nick Attwood playing jazz and swing. This is a busy band with some great performance opportunities. In 2019 the Band were invited to the finals of the National Concert Band Festival at the prestigious Royal Northern College of Music. The band is open to students, staff, alumni, and community members aged 16+. Priority is given to current UWE Bristol students.

Upcoming highlights:

  • Workshop at the legendary Ronnie Scott's Jazz Club in London
  • Performances at the National Concert Band Festival
  • Performance at CfM's annual celebration Festival of Sound at Bristol Beacon
  • Local gigs, festivals and workshops with professional musicians
Big band playing a concert





19:00 - 21:00.


Rehearsal Room 3, Centre for Music, Frenchay Campus.

Already a member?

Why not come and meet us? To join us for a rehearsal, please email Steven Legge at 

No formal audition required but we do recommend a minimum playing ability of grade 6.