NYCGB Alumni

Welcome back!

Whether you last sang with us as a member of the National Youth Choir in the 1980s, as a member of the National Youth Training Choir in the 1990s, or as a member of the National Youth Girls' Choir in the 2000s, you're part of the NYCGB Alumni family. As well as this subsite, we have a Facebook group and Twitter account and you can contact the Alumni Champions Committee at any time on [email protected] 

Alumni Success - Naomi L'Estrange

Naomi L’Estrange (NYCGB 1987-2004, Alto 1 Section Leader and member of World Youth Choir 1994-5) Read more

Alumni Christmas Appeal beats target

More than £17,000 raised to help current members take part. Read more

"I remember glowing with joy"

Retiring NYCGB singing teacher Felicity Cook shares memories and wisdom from the last 23 years. Read more

Congratulations Imogen!

NYCGB Alumna Imogen Parry is announced as the newest Swingle Singer - and Kathryn Parry joins an exclusive group too. Read more

Where are they now?

His dream NYC tour would see the choir board 15 old camper vans and take the magic to Italy. Remember him? Read more

Where are they now?

NYCGB helped this 'nervous kid' become an opera singer, via a memorable trip to Disneyland. Remember him? Read more

Where are they now?

His tenor-ing was inspired by Walter D. Wintle, and nearly came a cropper in the 'Sourwood Loop'. Remember him? Read more

Rob O'Connell (1979-2018)

We are deeply saddened to learn of the death of Rob O'Connell, a member of the National Youth Choir from 1997-2002. Read more

Where are they now?

She's risen up in the world from Alto 4 to Soprano 1, helped by a certain Bach Fugue... Remember her? Read more

NYCGB Alumna to sing at BBC Cardiff Singer of the World 2019

Angharad Lyddon will represent Wales in the world-famous singing competition next year. Read more