Well done to the seven Purcell pupils who have taken up places in the National Youth Orchestra for 2014 (six of them pictured above!). 

Gyu-Nam Kim (bass)
Victoria Gill (violin)
Matthew Paris (bass)
Francesca Cox (oboe)
Jessica Price (bass)
Matthew Higham (flute)
William Gough (bassoon)

The orchestra starts 2014 with two concerts under the baton of Paul Daniel, performing Mahler’s 5th Symphony and a new commission by Larry Groves, on Saturday 4 Januray at Leeds Town Hall and Sunday 5 January at the Barbican, London.  More details can be found at http://nyo.org.uk