The National Youth Concert Band (NYCB) is for all wind, brass and percussionists aged 12-18 with Grade 7 or above. The National Children’s Concert Band is for younger players, aged 10-14 with Grade 4 or above.
Dates are being confirmed for our 2023 Spring Programme and applications will open soon.
Please specify which band you are interested in applying to using the check boxes in the form and contact us if you’re unsure which band to apply for.
If you’re interested in joining NYCB or NCCB and coming on our annual residential course, please fill in the application form below and we will send you the instructions for our online audition process.
Auditions will be by video and we’ll contact you with audition requirements and technical specifications within 14 days of receiving your application.
All applications will be received and processed by staff working on behalf of the National Youth Concert Band CIC. By applying to attend our course, you agree that we may contact you regarding your application. NYCB directors reserve the right to place you in a band you may not have applied for. Your details will not be used for any other correspondence unless by given permission.
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