National Youth Orchestra of Wales – St David’s Hall Friday 5 August 7.30pm


THE National Youth Orchestra of Wales will celebrate its 70th birthday in style with its final concert of 2016 tour at St David’s Hall on Friday 5 August.

Plus, the world’s oldest national youth orchestra will be joined by acclaimed Conductor Carlo Rizzi, and there will be a specially written piece entitled A Fanfare of Our Youth by NYOW alumnus Gareth Wood to mark the incredible milestone anniversary.

Carlo Rizzi

Carlo Rizzi

Also on the repertoire is Bartók’s Concerto for Orchestra and Richard Strauss’ Ein Heldenleben.

Earlier in the day at 1pm in the L3 Lounge, the National Youth of Wales Young Composers will perform an exciting concert showcasing new music written by some of Wales’ finest emerging talent.

Don’t miss the National Youth Orchestra of Wales’ 70th birthday celebrations at St David’s Hall!

Carlo Rizzi: Conductor

Wood: A Fanfare for Our Youth

Bartók: Concerto for Orchestra

Strauss: Ein Heldenleben 

Tickets for NYOW at 7.30pm are priced £15.

Reductions of £2 off each ticket for Friends of St David’s Hall, over 60s, claimants and disabled people (plus one companion).

Tickets for under 25s are priced £5.

Tickets for NYOW Young Composers at 1pm are priced £5.

(Half-price tickets when booked with the NYOW evening performance).

To book your seats, please visit

or call the Box Office on 029 2087 8444.