"These young Welsh players possess dedication,
technical superiority and attention to detail"
Conductor 2014: Jac Van Steen
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.
2014 Summer Residency & Concert Tour
Conductor: Jac Van Steen
Proposed Dates: 21 July - 3 August
Chris Painter - Bugles Sang (New Commission)
Berlioz - Symphonie Fantastique
Strauss - Also Sprach Zarathustra
St Davids Cathedral (Fishguard Festival)
The Sage Gatehead
St Asaph Cathedral
St David's Hall, Cardiff
Matthew Jones/Alex James at NYOW office 029 2026 5197 email@example.com