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National Youth Orchestra Perform in The City of Culture

8th Aug 2013

On Thursday the 8th of August the one hundred and sixty strong National Youth Orchestra take to the stage of The Millennium Forum in Derry-Londonderry.

Music Hothouse in the Nerve centre

Music Promise Hothouse Rocks Again

7th Aug 2013

On Monday 5th of August, fifty young people rocked up at the Nerve Centre for the ultimate music week of their young lives.

Ode to Joy on street corners

City Centre Alive With Music

5th Aug 2013

Ensembles of the National Youth Orchestra delighted people across the city centre this weekend - Ode To Joy on every corner

National Youth Orchestra at Rectory Fields by Jason Alden

NYO bring Ode to Joy to Streets and Communities

5th Aug 2013

On Saturday August 3rd The National Youth Orchestra and local musicians played twenty two concerts across Derry-Londonderry

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National Youth Orchestra Hit The Streets

2nd Aug 2013

On Saturday 3rd of August communities and Derry-Londonderry city centre will play host to national Youth orchestra ensembles and local musicians.

national youth orchestra rehearsal day

National Youth Orchestra and Local Musicians Fuse

31st Jul 2013

Hundreds of young people have an afternoon of classical fun in Derry-Londonderry

Music Promise Hothouse

Music Promise Wizard in The Hothouse

29th Jul 2013

Musician in Residence Neil Cowley set to rock The Hothouse.

National Youth Orchestra Angus credit Jason Alden

EXCLUSIVE:New Fanfares On City Walls

26th Jul 2013

The National Youth Orchestra are set to perform brand new fanfares written by their own young composers for the very first time on Derry's ancient walls.


Hot House to Hot Rock

22nd Jul 2013

Last week The Nerve Centre was rocking with young people making music. 50 young people from across the city came together to write songs,have fun and perform.

National Youth Orchestra are coming to town

The National Youth Orchestra Is Bound For Derry~Londonderry

28th Jun 2013

The world famous National Youth Orchestra and National Youth Choir are heading for Derry~Londonderry this month to be part of The Music Promise