Nu Civilisation Orchestra

Nu Civilisation Orchestra gets London residency

Nu Civilisation Orchestra (NCO) has secured a creative home thanks to a new partnership between two of London’s most diverse organisations: leading music education provider and creative producer, Tomorrow’s Warriors and East London’s celebrated arts venue, Rich Mix. The residency will feature a professional live music programme for London audiences by award-winning NCO artists alongside participatory jazz jams…Read more Nu Civilisation Orchestra gets London residency

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And the winner is…Peter Edwards & Nu Civilisation Orchestra

Fantastic news! PRS for Music Foundation has announced a new project for the  Nu Civilisation Orchestra, A Journey With The Giants Of Jazz as one of twenty commissions selected for the New Music Biennial 2017! The project will be co-produced by Turner Sims and Tomorrow's Warriors as part of the ongoing artistic association between the two organisations, and will see the creation of a new work for the…Read more And the winner is…Peter Edwards & Nu Civilisation Orchestra

Mingus’ BLACK SAINT gets NCO and Clod Ensemble treatment

The Nu Civilisation Orchestra is thrilled to be working on an exciting collaboration with the wonderful Clod Ensemble - an organisation described by The Guardian as 'one of those innovative and anarchic companies thrusting its way through traditional boundaries of drama,' and whose 'winning combination of music and experimental physical theatre has made them pioneers of contemporary music theatre' (Total Theatre). We asked…Read more Mingus’ BLACK SAINT gets NCO and Clod Ensemble treatment

Nu Civilisation Orchestra pay tribute to Joe Harriott at Lakeside

At Lakeside Arts Centre, an 11-piece ensemble from the Nu Civilisation Orchestra - including originalTomorrow's Warriors trumpeter Byron Wallen - premiered a set of simply sublime music by Jamaican free form jazz genius, Joe Harriott specially orc...