The fifty-seven young musicians of the Oakland Symphony Youth Orchestra (OSYO) carried their instruments through the Havana airport, cleared customs and opened their cases for the instruments to adjust to the balmy Cuban climate. The musicians themselves also quickly acclimated to the warmth of Cuba and its people, culture and music. Music is omnipresent in Cuba, and the Oakland musicians encountered it everywhere they went – in the streets, hotels, restaurants and concert halls.
Welcome home to Northamptonshire County Youth Orchestra and Choir after a hugely successful tour of Spain, with full and appreciative audiences in the Burgos and Salamanca regions.
There was standing room only on Saturday night for Lincolnshire Youth Wind Orchestra's concert in Brandenburg Cathedral.
City of Leeds Youth Orchestra's tour of the Czech Republic and Slovakia is off to a great start, with the group receiving multiple standing ovations at their first concert in the Měštanská Beseda in Plzen. Good luck on the rest of your concerts this week!