“The sheer joy on the children’s faces last night spoke volumes. The sound achieved in such a short time was amazing.”
If you’ve not applied for a National Choir yet, Holly and Jack have some words of encouragement for you.
My journey through NYCOS all began with a game; sitting in a circle with my fellow Primary 3s, bouncing a ball to the beat while chanting “I like coffee, I like tea”.
Thanks to our donors and supporters we have been able to expand our bursary scheme to include subsidised and free places to NYCOS Mini Music Makers.
NYCOS is to launch a new Regional Choir in Hamilton opening in October 2019.
Can there be anything more chorally challenging than singing French music in French in France?
Josie Bell, from Anstruther, tells us about her experience with NYCOS National Girls Choir.
Rory McIver, 14, tells us about his experience with NYCOS National Boys Choir.
NYCOS has appointed Ed Milner as its new Chief Executive. He will take up the role on Monday 13 May.
The National Youth Choir of Scotland and NYCOS National Girls Choir return to the Edinburgh International Festival.
We are thrilled to announce the names of this year’s Associate Accompanists. Find out more about this incredibly talented trio.
Morag Campbell, NYCOS Chief Executive, was on Scotland Tonight talking about the importance of music education and the benefits it brings to young people.
After seven years with NYCOS, Morag Campbell will be stepping down as Chief Executive at the end of March.
Season’s Greetings from everyone at NYCOS. Here are some highlights from 2018. The head office will be shut from 24 December – 3 January.
This Sunday marks 100 years since the Armistice was signed in November 1918, bringing an end to the First World War. Throughout the day NYCOS Choirs will be taking part in remembrance services and broadcasts.
NYCOS National Boys Choir is releasing an album of commemorative song-suite All Those Men Who Marched Away.
During the 2018 Year of Young People, NYCOS was in residency at the Edinburgh International Festival with no fewer than four performances.
NYCOS Artistic Director Christopher Bell takes us through his many shoes during the 2018 Edinburgh International Festival.
NYCOS has joined forces with three of Europe’s leading music universities to develop a new music teaching curriculum for primary school pupils.