Welcome To The national youth orchestra of great britain

Instrumental to the future of orchestral music  


Get to know each of our 163 musicians here.


NYOGB 2015

Hope in the Future 

For our January 2015 concerts, we join charismatic conductor John Wilson and tackle the first great British symphony, Elgar's Symphony No. 1. 

Keep your
ears to the
ground with
our regular



the blaze of youth

★ ★ ★ ★
The Times
August 2014

From Inspire Day to our zany free public performances, we've had a jam-packed schedule this summer!


The sights and sounds of what we do.



From orchestral excerpts to general advice - how to prepare for your audition.

An invitation to be inspired

An invitation to you

From £5 tickets to Inspire Days, find out how you can take part




It's inspiring to play with people who care so much about music

Emily Grace Clifton

viola, NYOGB 2014

Past, Present, Future

Find out how NYOGB has
supported and inspired
young musicians since 1948