Who we are

  • Biography

    The European Union Youth Orchestra is one of the world’s pre-eminent symphony orchestras. Described by the UK Guardian as having “gripping, exhilaratingly good orchestral playing, surging with energy, laser-sharp focus and collective daring... [with] a technical prowess that is downright terrifyi... Read more »

  • The EUYO's History

    Promoting the EU's ideals for over 40 years The European Community Youth Orchestra (later to become the European Union Youth Orchestra) was founded in 1976 by Lionel Bryer and Joy Bryer, respectively the Chairman and Secretary General of the International Youth Foundation of Great Britain, toget... Read more »

  • Views about the EUYO

    This page lists a series of quotes about the EUYO collected throughout the years. Read more »