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NYO Come and Play Event

Date: 09 July 2019

Location: 13

Time: 16:00 - 21:00

Cost: free

Come and play with some of the musicians from the National Youth Orchestra

What is NYO Inspire Orchestra?
NYO Inspire Orchestra is a team of dedicated teenage musicians from across the country, bound together by a love of orchestral music and who share a vision to inspire others. During their four-day tour of West Midlands secondary schools, NYO Inspire Orchestra would like to invite YOU to make music with them after school through this special NYO Come and Play.

Who can take part?
If you’re aged 13-19 and playing between Grades 4 - 8+, you are eligible to apply. The event is FREE, and comprises side-by-side rehearsals and activities where you’ll play alongside NYO Inspire Orchestra musicians and develop your orchestral skills.

How do I apply?
NYO Come and Play will take place at Nicholas Chamberlaine School and you can apply online at nyo.org.uk/come-and-play-with-inspire-orchestra. Applications will close Wednesday 12 June. Places are limited and allocated on a first come first served basis.

4.00pm (after school)

Registration. Please indicate the time you are able to arrive after school on the registration form.

4.15pm – 7.00pm

Rehearsals and activities

7.00pm – 9.00pm

NYO Come and Play Sharing

NYO Inspire Orchestra performance

(Open to friends and family of participants)


This opportunity is a unique partnership between three music services: Warwickshire Music, Coventry Music and Solihull Music Service. We are delighted to be working together with the University of Warwick and the National Youth Orchestra of Great Britain to offer a new experience for our young orchestral musicians. The offer is open to students from Warwickshire, Solihull and Coventry and other young musicians from across the region.


Please do not delay in going to nyo.org.uk/come-and-play-with-inspire-orchestra to reserve your place!

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