Announcing 2024 Fellows and Young Composers

We are delighted to announce the eight emerging musicians selected for our 2024 Young Composers and Fellowship programmes. The schemes each offer a fully funded, year-long programme of professional development opportunities to emerging professionals from a diverse range of backgrounds and musical genres. Read more

Together we raised over £65,000 - thank you!

We did it! Together, we have raised £65,941.24 which will directly help National Youth Choir members sing with us in 2024, by supporting those most in need with the costs of participating. Read more

National Youth Choir to perform at the Royal Variety Performance 2023

National Youth Choir members join a line-up including Cher, Lang Lang and Hannah Waddingham to perform at the 2023 Royal Variety Performance Read more

The National Youth Choir welcomes new Creative Director

The National Youth Choir - the UK’s leading organisation for youth choral music – is delighted to welcome Lucy Hollins as the organisation’s new Creative Director. Read more

A refreshed new look!

You will have seen that we recently launched a new logo and visual identity for the organisation. As we approach our 40th anniversary concert next month you'll see further changes wherever we talk about what we do - including on social media, our website, newsletters, films and music releases. Read more

Behind the scenes of our new release and digital première 'When the Wet Wind Sings'

Behind the scenes of our new release 'When the Wet Wind Sings'. Hear from the Creative Team and watch brand new footage of National Youth Choir's recording session of the immense forty-party piece, released as part of our 40th Anniversary Celebrations. Read more

Lucy Hollins appointed new Creative Director of National Youth Choirs of Great Britain

National Youth Choirs of Great Britain today announces the appointment of Lucy Hollins as its new Creative Director. Read more

Our summer of singing comes to a close!

We've been blown away by what has been achieved this summer at NYCGB. With six residential courses, many concerts and festivals (including BBC Proms) plus an Alumni Reunion, it's been a non-stop few months for the talented members of our Choirs and Programmes. Have a scroll through some of our favourite pictures from the summer. Read more