Welcome To The national
youth orchestra of great britain


The world's greatest orchestra of teenagers  

 the City Birmingham 

NYO Summer Tour

'Brilliantly vivid and fabulously poised'  The Guardian

'Agility and accuracy as well as firepower from the well-led teenage army' - The Arts Desk

Watch our BBC Prom  on iPlayer here.


NYO Inspire Day

23 September, Leeds

If you're aged 13-19 and playing between grades 6-8 or above, join us for a free NYO Inspire Day of workshops and rehearsals with NYO musicians, and get that breakthrough orchestral experience.



'A five-star fiesta
of energy and talent'

★ ★ ★ ★ ★

Join the conversation #NYO2018



Sights and sounds of NYO.



NYO Winter Tour in Reviews...

The Guardian ★★★★



Read what the critics had to say about our winter concert...













An invitation to be inspired

£5 tickets for under 25s are available for many of our concerts, in association with Classic FM



Past, Present, Future

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

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