National Youth Arts Wales
National Youth Orchestra of Wales
"Utterly inspired performance"
Evening Herald

"These young Welsh players possess dedication,
technical superiority and attention to detail"
Berliner Morgenpost

Conductor 2015: Paul Daniel CBE

As the first national youth orchestra in the world, the NYOW has 65 years experience in providing a first-class training experience for Wales’ young musicians and constantly delivers performances that are full of energy and passion. It is a flagship for youth music in Wales.

The NYOW presents concerts in prestigious venues across the UK and abroad, including; St David's Hall (Cardiff), Bridgewater Hall (Manchester), NCH (Dublin), The Sage Gateshead, Konzerthaus am Gendarmenmarkt (Berlin), Beethovensaal (Stuttgart), the Salle Erasmus (Strasbourg) and on the Italian island of Ischia. It is frequently invited to perform at prestigious international music festivals including the Three Choirs Festival, Fishguard International Festival and the North Wales International Music Festival.

2015 Summer Residency & Concert Tour

Conductor: Paul Daniel CBE

Course Dates: 20 July - 1 August

Dukas - La Peri   
Schmitt -
La Tragédie de Salomé
Stravinsky -
The Rite of Spring

28 July 7.30pm
Prichard-Jones Hall, Bangor (03700 101 051)
29 July 3.30pm (NYOW Young Composers)
Old College (Aberystwyth Musicfest) (01970 62 32 32)
30 July 2.30pm

3 Choirs Festival, Hereford Cathedral (0845 652 1823)
31 July 12.30pm (NYOW Young Composers)
Theatr y Ffwrnes, Llanelli (0845 226 3510)
31 July 7.30pm
Theatr y Ffwrnes, Llanelli (0845 226 3510)
1 August 1.00pm (NYOW Young Composers)
Level 3, St David's Hall, Cardiff ( 029 2087 8444)
1 August 7.30pm

St David's Hall, Cardiff (029 2087 8444)


Matthew Jones/Alex James at NYOW office 029 2026 5197

Related Links

Friends of the National Youth Orchestra of Wales
National Youth Symphonic Brass Wales