Saturday 9 February 2019, 3pm & 8pm

The Festival of Youth Orchestras is the annual celebration of youth orchestras and young orchestral players in Ireland with a great variety of music played by young people, for young people.

The 2019 edition will feature classics such as the Finale from Symphony No.5 by Beethoven, two movements from Telemann’s Viola Concerto, Serenade for Strings by Elgar, and the lively Trout by Schubert, along with performances of music from The Greatest Showman, pop classics such as All of Me and modern Irish works by Oonagh Keogh, Dónal O’Connor and even some music written by the young players themselves.

Tickets are available from the National Concert Hall Box Office on 01 417 0000 and online at

Presented by the Irish Association of Youth Orchestras