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NYO is one of the most amazing communities I will ever be part of. Being offered a place was life-changing

Louis, 16, Trumpet

Congratulations if you have already submitted an application. We’ll be in touch with your audition date soon. If you are concerned that you have missed the deadline and would like to still apply, please email


In the meantime, you can learn more about our auditions and download orchestral excerpts here.

Auditions and composer interviews are FREE, located across the country, with travel bursaries available. They are friendly, positive, and a great learning experience. NYO tutors share playing tips in a workshop, and all applicants receive performance feedback.

To discover what bursaries are available and hear advice from NYO musicians and tutors, click on the links below.


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