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(Saxophonist, Radio Presenter, Host)

Relationship Facts of Jess Gillam

Jess Gillam is not having an affair with anyone presently.
Her sexual orientation is straight.

is Jess Gillam Single?

Jess, is currently single. There is no information about her previous relationships and she has not engaged with anyone previously.

Even if the celebrity is dating someone then, she might probably make it public in near future.

Who is Jess Gillam?

Jess Gillam is 24 years old rising star in the classical music world who is a British saxophonist. She started playing saxophone at the age of 7. In 2016, she became the first-ever saxophonist to reach to final of BBC Young Musician of the year. She also received a Classic Brit Award in the Sound of Classical Poll in 2018, which recognizes the best emerging artists in classical music.

Jess is currently performing at top concert halls across Europe and she continues to promote her own concert series, bringing international talent to her hometown of Ulverston.

She also hosts This Classical Life on BBC Radio 3. Gillam is also a performer, advocate, and broadcaster.

Jess Gillam- Age, Parents, Siblings, Ethnicity, Education

24 years old, Jess was born in Ulverston, Cumbria on 24th May 1998 to parents Doug and Shirley Gillam. She has a younger sister, Patsy Gillam, a singer and Guitarist by profession.

Jess began her schooling at the Junior Royal Northern College of Music in Manchester throughout her time at secondary school, leaving the sixth form early to pursue the saxophone. She later joined the Royal Northern College of Music, before dropping out again before completing her undergraduate course.

In the year 2020, she did complete her Master’s degree in Performance from the Guildhall School of Music and Drama in London.

Jess Gillam- Professional Life, Careers

Since her performance at the prestigious Last Night of the Proms in 2018, Jess continues to grow her international career as well as presenting on TV and Radio. Her performance at Last Night of the Proms was described as “the indisputable highlight” by BBC News.

Jess has a passion for inspiring and bringing joy to people through music. During the lockdown, she launched her Virtual Scratch Orchestra and invited musicians around the world to come together to play music virtually with her. David Bowie, The Beatles, and a Christmas special of Leroy Anderson’s ‘Sleigh Ride’ music were played in the orchestra.

She recently released her second album, ‘TIME’, which was No.1 in the Official UK Classical Charts. Her debut  ‘RISE’, was also No 1 in the UK Classic chart.

Gillam is the youngest presenter for BBC Radio 3 and hosts her own weekly show and podcast called “This Classical Life” which won the award for ‘Best Specialist Music Programme’ at the Audio & Radio Industry Awards (ARIAS)in 2020.

She has also featured as a guest presenter for BBC Radio 2 on “Sunday Night is Music Night” and co-hosted a mini-series with James Naughtie for BBC Radio 4 on the Today Programme.

Jess Gillam- Net worth, Salary

Jess Gillam’s net worth is about $5 Million in 2022. She earns this as a saxophonist and radio presenter.

Jess Gillam- Rumors, Controversy

Jess has not been any part of the controversy. The young saxophonist is currently at peak of her career and seems focused on her career. The are no rumors about the artist in the media.

Body Features- Height, Weight

There is no more information about the British celebs’ physical appearances. The celebrity has a very good physique. She has an amazingly beautiful smile that can make a lot of her follower’s heartache.

There is no specific information about Gillam’s hair color and eye color. But, looking at her images, her hair has a brownish look and her eyes are black in color.

Social Media

The British star is currently active on Instagram, Twitter, and Facebook. She has quite a good fan base on social media. On Instagram,  she has about 31K followers with her more than 900 posts.

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