NYSO as a registered charity

National Youth String Orchestra is a registered charity. For details of its accounts, trustees and other information required to be filed with the Charity Commission visit and search National Youth String Orchestra or charity number 1110462.

National Youth String Orchestra is a company limited by guarantee. Its registered office is The Coach House, Broad Street, Orford, Woodbridge IP12 2NQ and it is registered in England with number 5482194.


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*All policies have been reviewed (& if necessary revised), for 2024. 

Come & Join Us.

NYSO has 4 orchestras of different ages and levels. The Senior Orchestra is for Grade 8 and above. Camerata for ages 13-17 and playing standard grade 6-8. Sinfonia for 9-12 years and Grade 5-7, and Sinfonietta for talented 7–9 year-old string players at grade 2-5 or equivalent.

Senior Orchestra Sinfonietta Sinfonia Orchestra Camerata Orchestra

Support Us.

The continued generosity of our supporters enables NYSO to make our residencies accessible to a broad spectrum of talented young string players. This is fundamental to our ethos and key to our continued success.

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