DYJA is a registered charity, with 3 employees, a number of independant professional music teachers and is supported by a board of trustees. 

DYJA also relies on a number of volunteers to support the organisation. 

Who we are

John Ellis MBE - Founder & Music Director

Mark Sabin - Head of Operations

Mandy Henson - Office Manager

Board of Trustees

Charlotte Arrowsmith - Chair 

Derek Watling - Vice Chair

Colin Jeynes - Honorary Treasurer

Louise Bond

Edgar Castellan

Ron Ketley