Jess Gillam with... Jonathon Heyward
Saxophonist Jess Gillam is joined by conductor Jonathon Heyward to swap tracks and share the music they love.
Saxophonist Jess Gillam is joined by the conductor Jonathon Heyward to swap tracks and share the music they love.
From her musical beginnings in a carnival band, to being the first ever saxophone finalist in BBC Young Musician, and appearances at the Last Night of the Proms in 2018 and at this year’s BAFTA awards, Jess is one of today’s most engaging and charismatic classical performers. Each week on This Classical Life, Jess will be joined by young musicians to swap tracks and share musical discoveries across a wide range of styles, revealing how music shapes their everyday lives.
Her guest is the conductor Jonathon Heyward and between them they have chosen music by Stravinsky, Satie and Stevie Wonder.