National Youth Orchestra

The NJO National Youth Orchestra of the Netherlands was founded in 1957. It offers young talented musicians between 18 and 27 years old the opportunity to perform orchestral and chamber music at a (pre)professional level. For instance during the NJO Summer Festival, an annual festival involving the most beautiful locations in the province of Gelderland, and during the NJO Winter Tour, when the orchestra travels to the best concert halls in the country. Read more >>

Aftermovie Muziekzomer Gelderland


In third out of four aftermovies of the Muziekzomer Gelderland Festival, the National Youth Orchestra of the Netherlands plays a central role, featuring soloist Coraline Groen, conductor Alexander Shelley en light designer Teus van der Stelt. Want to see more of the Muziekzomer Gelderland 2022? Go to the retrospect (Dutch only). 

What's on

27 Nov • 4 Dec • 9 Dec • 10 Dec • 11 Dec • 18 Dec • 28 Dec • 29 Dec • 30 Dec • 5 Jan • 8 Jan

Het Lijflied (5+)

A musical journey through the body

Leiden, Arnhem, Kerkrade, Helmond, Amsterdam, Utrecht

27 Nov • 11 Dec • 19 Feb • 19 Mar • 30 Apr • 14 May

NJO Verrassingsconcert

Young musical talent on stage at every concert

Apeldoorn

Steef de Kong aan het werk in zijn atelier

27 Nov • 28 Dec • 30 Dec

Operetta Land (8+)

Family production about the power of imagination

Amsterdam

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News

3 August 2022

Bluebards Castle sold out

De first concerts of the NJO summer projects during the Muziekzomer have taken place

NJO Tubakwartet speelt in de Hortus Nijmegen

13 May 2022

Summer programme NJO now available

From chamber music ensemble to full-blown opera production: the musicians of the National Youth Orchestra will bring five different programmes this…

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