Take a look at videos from our different events, and from across the years!

Music for Youth Proms 2018

The spectacular finale to the year of Music for Youth events, each night between the 5th, 6th, and 7th November 2018 1000 different young musicians took part in a concert like no other: full-scale orchestras showcased side by side with some of the brightest young jazz bands, chamber groups, rock bands and choirs from across the UK. Immerse yourself in music new and old and relive THE musical celebration of the year!

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National Festival 2018

Music for Youth's National Festival 2018 took to the stages at major venues and outdoor spaces right across Birmingham city centre between Tuesday 3rd and Saturday 7th July. Taking place every July, Music for Youth's National Festival is a 5-day feast of music of all kinds, that welcomes around 10,000 young people to take part in performance sessions and workshops, to inspire and be inspired by performances from their peers, and showcase the continuing hard work that goes on behind the scenes in music education right across the UK.

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Music for Youth Proms - Trailer

Extraordinary talent, magnificent music and inspiring performance; share in the drama and energy of the Music for Youth Proms every November, where 3000 of the UK’s brightest young musicians share the stage over 3 nights at the iconic Royal Albert Hall

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Frequencies 2014 was a two-day event held at Manchester Academy, in partnership with Bigga Fish. The event which was sponsored by the Vivendi Create Joy Fund offered a new platform for young artists and singer-songwriters to get their music heard, performing on stage alongside established international artists.

Thanks to Rising Stars NW for making this film. Music by Tobi Sunmola

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Exchange Scotland 2016

With direct access to industry professionals, Exchange Scotland is the chance to find out how to get started in the creative industries, and develop music-making skills with performance opportunities.

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New Music Stage

New Music Stage gives young composers and creators the stage to perform their original works at National Festival in Birmingham.

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