Young Singers from across the North East enjoy free singing weekend at Sunderland City Hall with NYCGB

More than 40 young people aged 10 to 14 came together recently at Sunderland City Hall for a free weekend of singing, led by Durham-based National Youth Choirs of Great Britain as part of the Gillian Dickinson Young Singers Programme. Read more

National Youth Choir and The Swingles in concert

On Thursday 7th April, The National Youth Choir and award-winning vocal group The Swingles came together for the premiere of a two-year collaborative co-creation reflecting NYCGB's artistic theme for 2022, Environment. We're so proud to share pictures of the incredible day at Woolwich Works performing Until It's Gone - music for out planet. Read more

Supporting Sunderland, The City that Sings

NYCGB's Learning & Engagement programme has been working with Sunderland Music Hub to establish a young vocal leadership programme for 16-20 year olds in the city. Read more

National Youth Choirs of Great Britain 2022 Programme

National Youth Choirs of Great Britain (NYCGB) announces 2022 Programme Read more

Morten Lauridsen in conversation with Ben Parry

Our December recording release is the beautiful Christmas motet, O magnum mysterium by celebrated American composer, Morten Lauridsen. NYCGB Artistic Director, Ben Parry, who conducted the recording of the piece with National Youth Choir in the summer of 2021, was lucky enough to catch up with Morten by phone from his island home in Washington State. Read more

Take part in our survey, help shape our future!

We need your help to strengthen how we talk about what National Youth Choirs of Great Britain does. We have developed some messaging through conversations with a range of audiences which we'd like to shape further with you. Read more

Conducting Taster For Young Ethnically Diverse Musicians: Sing for Pleasure Partnership

We were thrilled to be invited to partner with Sing for Pleasure (SfP) to provide a free Conducting and Vocal Leadership course for young Black, Asian and Ethnically Diverse musicians in July 2021 as part of an ongoing collaborative partnership. Read more

A Huge Thank You to All of Our Supporters

We are incredibly grateful to everyone who has donated to NYCGB over the past year, with much of your kind support going towards funding our Financial Assistance Scheme in 2020/21, which enabled us to offer financial assistance to 169 talented young singers. Read more

NYCGB Chair's Blog

David Roper's reflections on his first four months as NYCGB Chair Read more

NYCGB Proud To Be Working With Gospel Music Industry Alliance (GMIA)

National Youth Choirs of Great Britain working with Gospel Music Industry Alliance to support its aim of achieving greater diversity and representation among its choirs and programmes Read more