Recent News

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Key Stage 2 Choral Leading I 25.4.18

Explore your vocal leadership skills and gain tools to equip you to feel more confident in conducting a choir with inspirational choral leader Rachel Staunton.

My Great Orchestral Adventure I 26.5.18

With a specially-selected repertoire of orchestral movements, children’s songs and movie themes, this interactive afternoon is the perfect way to introduce your children to the wonderful world of orchestral music.

Open Rehearsal I 18.6.18

Singers aged 7 – 22 are invited to join our choirs for our free open rehearsal on 18th June

Thank You! Big Give 2017

We are delighted to announce that the Childhood Christmas Give 2017 raised a phenomenal £18,899 towards the LYC subsidy fund.

Bear Hunt Soundtrack Wins Awards

In October 2016, the ladies of the Training Choir were privileged to take part in the recording of the soundtrack for Channel 4’s ‘We’re going on a Bear Hunt’.

Aspire Blog! I October 2017

We are excited to officially launch our Aspire programme Phase 1 which takes place in Harrow and Barnet this academic year!

Water Music 300

We delighted to announce the launch of project for treble voices celebrating the 300th anniversary of the premiere of Handel’s Water Music on the River Thames, in collaboration with Reverie Choir.

2016-17 Term Dates

London Youth Choir rehearsals have now ended for the summer holidays. Please click for a list of full term dates for 2016-17.

Past News

Festival of Remembrance I 11.11.17

The Royal British Legion welcomes members of the Royal family, Government Ministers and the public to join in an annual Festival of Remembrance

Brahms: Requiem I 10.3.18

LYC are delighted to be returning to HM Tower of London in 2018, in partnership with the Choir of the Chapels Royal, for a performance of Brahms’ emotive Requiem.

International Youth Choir Festival | 15th April

The International Youth Choir Festival 2017 is a vibrant celebration of music’s power to change the lives of individuals and communities, hosted by the National Youth Choirs of Great Britain and the Royal Albert Hall.

CD Recording with Gareth Malone

We are delighted to announce that members of the LYC Training Choir and Chamber Choir feature on the latest CD release from LYC Patron, Gareth Malone, 'A Great British Christmas'.

Open Rehearsal | 7th November

Singers aged 8 – 21 are invited to see what it is like to be part of one of our youth choirs at our Autumn term open evening.

LYC Members Enjoy National Success

In 2015-16, a record 28 members from across the LYC choirs have represented choral singing at a national level as members of the National Youth Choirs of Great Britain.

Executive Director Appointed

The Board of Trustees are delighted to announce that Nina Camilleri will be joining the London Youth Choir (LYC) team in the autumn in the new role of Executive Director.

Stuart Barr Appointed Chair of Trustees

We are delighted to announce that London Youth Choir trustee Stuart Barr has been appointed Chair of Trustees. Trevor Ford, former chair, now takes on the role of Finance Trustee.

New Appointments

London Youth Choir is delighted to announce the appointment of Eamonn Dougan as Associate Conductor and Robbie Jacobs as Assistant Conductor.

Congratulations to Leslie East

LYC would like to offer congratulations to Leslie East, one of our trustees, who has been awarded an OBE in the New Year’s Honours 2016 for services to musicians and music education.

New Website

Welcome to our new website! We will be expanding everything on our new page over the next few weeks so keep posted for more info.


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