Codarts Young Talent Big Band (CYTBB)

This big band borned from an initiative of danish sax player, conductor and arranger Soren Ballegaard.

The average age doesn’t exceed the twenty three years old.

Their repertoire jumps from the Oliver Nelson and Count Basie traditional jazz, to the more modern tunes of John Scofield, Johnny Cash, etc.

Despite the big band has only one year of activity, they already played in important stages and festivals such as the “Jazz International Rotterdam”, “Big Rivers festival”. They also have a monthly concert in the “Jazzcafè Dizzy”, one of the most important jazzclubs in Rotterdam and in Holland.

The band was called to attend an important danish jazzfestival, in the city of Aarhus, in July of 2017.