The people at JAM share a passion for creativity and diversity in the arts.

We strive to support artists, audiences and wide community engagement in forward-thinking ways.

Paul Mealor, internationally renowned composer is the President of JAM on the Marsh, an arts organisation based in Kent, UK

Paul Mealor · LVO CStJ FRSE

President of JAM

Edward Armitge - Our Team

Edward Armitage · BEM

Artistic Director

Sarah Armitage

Sarah Armitage

Head of Marketing & Fundraising

John Frederick Hudson

John Frederick Hudson · PhD

Head of Operations

Claudia Ott

Claudia Ott

Communications Manager

Board of Trustees

Edward Armitage

Charles Cochrane

Marah Dickson-Wright

Timothy Jackson 

Patricia Rolfe

Music Committee Panel

Michael Bawtree
Conductor & Organist 

Daniel Cook
Master of the Choristers and Organist of Durham Cathedral

Nicholas Cleobury
JAM on the Marsh Festival Curator 2022 & 2023

Eric Crees
Principle Trombone of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden
Conductor, Composer and Arranger

Simon Hogan
Sub-Organist and Assistant Director of Music at Southwark Cathedral 

John Frederick Hudson
Composer, Conductor and Pianist 

Timothy Jackson
Principle Horn of the Royal Liverpool Philharmonic
Composer and Teacher

Robert Jones
Director of Music at St Bride’s Church, Fleet Street
Singer and Organist

Sarah MacDonald
Director of Music at Selwyn College, Cambridge
Director of the Girl’s Choir at Ely Cathedral

Paul Mealor
President of JAM
Internationally renowned Composer

Jonathan Manners
BBC Singers Producer

Founding Members

Marisa Robles
Spanish Harpist

Jonathan Dove