Regional Festival Series
Sponsored by ABRSM
February - April 2014

Music for Youth presents the world’s largest youth music festival.


Sponsored by ABRSM, the exam board of the Royal Schools of Music. ABRSM is committed to actively supporting high-quality music-making, learning and development throughout the world, and to producing the best possible resources for music teachers and students.

Deadlines for Entry for Performers
The deadline for entry into the Regional Festival Series was Monday 9 December 2013. If you have still not entered your group you may be interested to know that there are still limited spaces available at Gateshead Regional Festival. Alternatively it is still possible to get involved with the MFY season by submitting a Recorded Entry. The deadline for submitting a recorded entry is Wednesday 5 March 2014.

What is the Series?

The gateway to the MFY Season, with over 50,000 young musicians taking part.

What is the Regional Festival Series? >

Find your nearest Regional Festival.

Festival Locations >

Details of the different group types that take part in our events.

Group Types >

If you can’t get to a Regional Festival you can still be involved by sending in a recording of your group.

Recorded Entry >

Content of Performances

Guidelines for performances to ensure that everyone has a good experience.

Content of Performances >

Events CalendarSection >

September 2014
Sat 27 September

at the Manchester Academy

Sun 28 September

at the Manchester Academy

October 2014
Mon 13 October
London Primary Prom
Fri 17 October
Music at Verdi: Steel Strum

at the Royal Albert Hall

Fri 17 October
Cornwall Primary Prom
November 2014
Mon 10 November
Schools Prom
at Royal Albert Hall
Tue 11 November
Schools Prom
at Royal Albert Hall
Wed 12 November
Schools Prom
at Royal Albert Hall
Fri 28 November
Music at Verdi: Tomorrow’s Warrirors Youth Ensemble

at the Royal Albert Hall

Online entry

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