National Members

AUSTRIA

Wiener Jeunesse Orchester [WJO]

General Manager: Ms. Renate Böck
address Vivenotweg 12,
3411 Klosterneuburg-Weidling, Austria
tel +43 2243 266 26 | fax +43 2243 338 86

CYPRUS

Cyprus Youth Symphony Orchestra [CYSO]

Artistic Director: Mr. Yiorgos Kountouris
address Cyprus Symphony Orchestra Foundation
Cultural Services Building, 4th Floor, 27 Ifigenias Str.,
2007 Strovolos, Nicosia, Cyprus
tel +357 22 463144 | fax +357 22 317488

DENMARK

Det Danske Ungdomsensemble [DUEN]

Artistic Director: Mr. Morten Ryelund
Producer: Ms. Marie Rorbech
address c/o Holstebro Musikskole
Bisgårdmark 16, 7500 Holstebro, Denmark
tel +45 2086 6418

FINLAND

Sibelius Academy Symphony Orchestra [SIBAO]

Orchestra Manager: Ms. Anna Rombach
address P.O. Box 38 (Töölönlahdenkatu 16C),
00097 Taideyliopisto, Helsinki, Finland
tel +358 20 753 90 | fax +358 20 753 9663

FRANCE

Orchestre Français des Jeunes [OFJ]

Director: Mr. Pierre Barrois
address 223 avenue Jean Jaurès, 75019 Paris, France
tel +33 1 4484 4475

GERMANY

Bundesjugendorchester [BJO]

Managing Directors of the Deutscher Musikrat Projekt gGmbH:
Mr. Norbert Pietrangeli and Dr. Benedikt Holtbernd
General Manager: Mr. Sönke Andreas Lentz
address Deutscher Musikrat gemeinnützige Projektgesellschaft mbH
Bundesjugendorchester, Haus der Kultur, Weberstraße 59, 53113 Bonn, Germany
tel +49 228 20 91 195

GERMANY

Junge Deutsche Philharmonie [JDPh]

General Manager: Mr. Christian Fausch
address Schwedlerstrasse 2-4,
60314 Frankfurt am Main, Germany
tel +49 69 9434 30 50 | fax +49 69 9434 30 30

IRELAND

National Youth Orchestra of Ireland [NYOI]

General Manager: Ms. Carol-Ann McKenna
address Unit 11E Duleek Business Park
Duleek, Co. Meath A92 PX38, Ireland
tel +353 41 9880515, +353 85 8209122 | fax +353 1 616 9642

ITALY

Orchestra Giovanile Italiana [OGI]

Superintendent: Mr. Lorenzo Cinatti
European Project Manager: Ms. Hollie Grey
address Scuola di Musica di Fiesole
Via delle Fontanelle 24,
50014 San Domenico di Fiesole, Italy
tel +39 055 59 78 51 | fax +39 055 59 70 07

NETHERLANDS

Nationaal Jeugd Orkest [NJO]

Director: Mr. Ewout van Dingstee
Orchestra Manager: Ms. Daniëlle Egberts
address Churchillplein 1, 7314 BZ Apeldoorn,
Netherlands
tel +31 55 579 12 21 | fax +31 55 576 01 04

NORWAY

Ungdomssymfonikerne

General Manager: Ms. Cathrine Halland Bering
address c/o Sentralen
Postboks 183 Sentrum, 0102 Oslo, Norway
tel +47 99 26 93 48 | fax +47 97 71 50 12

POLAND

Polska Orkiestra Sinfonia Iuventus [POSI]

Director: Ms. Anna Kościelna
Project Manager: Ms. Agnieszka Stułka
address Pl. Defilad 1, lok. 701, 00-901 Warszawa, Poland
tel +48 22 656 76 54 | fax +48 22 656 65 45

PORTUGAL

Jovem Orquestra Portuguesa [JOP]

Executive Director: Mr. Alexandre Dias
Artistic Administrator: Ms. Teresa Simas
address Orquestra de Câmara Portuguesa - Associação Musical
Rua Almeida Garrett, Nº 21, 2795-012 Linda a Velha, Portugal
tel +351 214 180 785 | fax +351 214 176 247

ROMANIA

Orchestra Română de Tineret

General Manager: Mr. Marin Cazacu
address Centrul Național de Artă Tinerimea Română 
Str. Johann Gutenberg 19,
500270 Bucharest, Romania
tel +40 21 331 81, +40 722 606 256|fax +40 21 312 19 62

SLOVAKIA

Slovak Youth Orchestra [SYO]

Director: Mr. Igor Valentovič
Orchestra Manager: Mr. Adrian Rajter
address Music Centre Slovakia, Michalská 10,
815 36 Bratislava 1, Slovakia
tel +42 1 2047 0111 | fax +42 1 2047 0110

SPAIN

Joven Orquesta Nacional de España [JONDE]

Artistic Director: Mr. José Luis Turina
Artistic Co-ordinator: Mr. Saulo Muñiz-Schwochert
address Auditorio Nacional, c/Principe de Vergara, 146, 28002 Madrid, Spain
tel +34 91 337 02 70/71, +34 91 3370 244 (Saulo Muñiz) 
fax +34 91 337 02 46

SWITZERLAND

Jugend Sinfonie Orchester Konservatorium Bern [JSO BERN]

Director: Mr. Gerhard Müller
address Kramgasse 36, 3011 Bern, Switzerland
tel +41 31 326 53-53 or -57 | fax +41 31 312 20 53

TURKEY

Turkish National Youth Philharmonic Orchestra

Artistic Director: Mr. Cem Mansur
address Kültür Bilincini Geliştirme Vakfı
Barbaros Bulvarı, Pınar Apt. No:163 K:4 D:7, 34349 Balmumcu, Istanbul, Turkey
tel +90 (212) 347 24 25 | fax +90 (212) 347 24 26

UNITED KINGDOM

National Youth Orchestras of Scotland [NYOS]

Chief Executive: Mr. Nicolas Žekulin
address 13, Somerset Place, Glasgow G3 7JT
United Kingdom
tel +44 141 332 83 11 | fax +44 141 332 39 15

International Members

AUSTRIA

Gustav Mahler Jugend Orchester [GMJO]

General Secretary: Mr. Alexander Meraviglia-Crivelli
address Goethegasse 1, 1010 Wien, Austria
tel +43 1 5129833 | fax +43 1 5129835

BELGIUM

World Orchestra of Jeunesses Musicales [JMWO]
Jeunesses Musicales International (JMI)

Secretary-General: Mr. Blasko Smilevski
address Rue Defacqz 1, 1000 Brussels, Belgium
tel +32 2 513 97 74 | fax +32 2 514 4755

DENMARK

Orkester Norden

General Manager: Mr. Asbjørn Keiding
address c/o Musikkens Hus
Snaregade 10A, 1205 Copenhagen K, Denmark
tel +45 51 29 13 79

FRANCE

Jeune Orchestre Atlantique [JOA]

Director of Studies: Ms. Catherine Puig
European Projects Coordinator: Mr. Vincent Soccodato
address Abbaye aux Dames - BP 30 125, 11- place de l’Abbaye, 17104 Saintes Cedex
France
tel +33 5 46 97 48 46

Orchestre des Jeunes de la Méditerranée [OJM]

Manager: Ms. Emilie Delorme
address Festival d’Aix-en-Provence
Palais de l’Ancien Archevêché, 13100 Aix-en-Provence, France
tel +33 (0)4 42 17 34 36 | fax +33 (0)4 91 92 11 01

GERMANY

Baltic Sea Philharmonic [BSP]

Executive Director: Mr. Thomas Hummel
Production Manager: Ms. Rita Sosedow
address Baltic Sea Music Education Foundation
Straße der Pariser Kommune 38, 10243 Berlin, Germany
tel +49 30 297 702 90 | fax +49 30 297 702 92

Schleswig-Holstein Festival Orchester [SHFO]

Head of Orchestral Academy: Ms. Agnes Monreal
Orchestral Academy: Mr. Kai Oesterwinter
address Palais Rantzau, Parade 1, 23552 Lübeck, Germany
tel +49 21 925 90 68 | fax +49 451 38957-16

SWITZERLAND

Philharmonie der Animato Stiftung

President/Managing Director: Mr. Peter Spinnler
address Uraniastrasse 18, Postfach 2267, 8021 Zürich, Switzerland
tel +41 44 224 49 16

Verbier Festival Orchestra

Orchestras Manager: Mr. Samuel Goldscheider
address Fondation du Verbier Festival
4, rue Jean-Jacques Rousseau, 1800 Vevey, Switzerland
tel +41 21 925 90 60 | fax +41 21 925 90 68

UNITED KINGDOM

European Union Youth Orchestra [EUYO]

General Manager: Mr. Marshall Marcus
Orchestra Manager: Ms. Christina Hemmer
address 6A Pont Street, London SW1X 9EL, United Kingdom
tel +44 20 72357671 | fax +44 20 72357370

Cooperating Members

CANADA

National Youth Orchestra of Canada [NYOC]

Executive Director: Ms. Barbara Smith
address 59 Adelaide St E, Suite 500, Toronto,
ON, M5C 1K6, Canada
tel  +1 888 532 4470 |  fax +1 416 532 6879

GERMANY

Young Euro Classic Festival Berlin

General Management: Dr. Gabriele Minz
Project Management: Friederike Pachowiak
address Meierottostraße 6, 10719 Berlin, Germany
tel +49 30 88 47 13 915 | fax +49 30 88 47 13 92

IRAQ

National Youth Orchestra of Iraq [NYOI]

Orchestra Manager: Ms. Gudrun Euler
address Förderverein Nationales Jugendorchester des Irak e.V. – JOI
c/o trainicon Dr. Emondts & Witteler GbR
Vogelsanger Straße 82, 50823 Köln-Ehrenfeld, Germany
tel +49 221 2972 5452

ISRAEL

Young Israel Philharmonic

Executive Director: Mr. Gadi Abadi
Head of String Programs: Uri Dror
address Jerusalem Music Centre, POB 4568
Jerusalem 91045, Israel
tel +972 2 6234347 | fax +972 2 6259252

MOLDOVA

Moldovan National Youth Orchestra [MNYO]

Artistic Director: Mr. Andriano Marian
address Musical-Choral Association Moldova
Andrei Lupan street nr. 2, ap. 8, 2059 Chisinau, Moldova
tel +373 69431346 | fax +40 748894095

UNITED KINGDOM

Britten-Pears Orchestra, Aldeburgh Music

Producer, Artistic Planning: Mr. Tom Lovatt
address Snape Maltings Concert Hall, Snape, Suffolk IP17 1SP, United Kingdom

UNITED KINGDOM

Live Music Now Scotland [LMN]

Director: Ms. Carol Main
address: 14 Lennox Street,
Edinburgh EH4 1QA, United Kingdom

Networking Partners

EFNYO is a member of

Culture Action Europe (CAE)
www.cultureactioneurope.org

European Music Council (EMC)
www.emc-imc.org

International Music Council (IMC)
www.imc-cim.org

Jeunesses Musicales International (JMI)
www.jmi.net

EFNYO is a networking partner of

Music NGOs:

Association Européenne des Conservatoires, Académies de Musique et Musikhochschulen (AEC)
www.aecinfo.org

European Orchestras Federation (EOFed)
www.eofed.org

European String Teachers’ Association (ESTA)
www.estastrings.org

International Yehudi Menuhin Foundation (IYMF)
www.menhuin-foundation.com

World Federation of Amateur Orchestras (WFAO)
www.worldamateurorchestras.com

Music education institutions:

Live Music Now (LMN)
www.livemusicnow.org.uk

Orchesterzentrum Nordrhein-Westfalen
www.orchesterzentrum.de

Working with Music (WWM)
www.workingwithmusic.net

Associations of professional orchestras:

Association of British Orchestras (ABO)
www.abo.org.uk

Association Espanola de Orquestas Sinfonicas (AEOS)
www.aeos.es

Association Française des Orchestres (AFO)
www.france-orchestres.com

Deutsche Orchestervereinigung (DOV)
www.dov.org

League of American Orchestras (LAO)
www.americanorchestras.org

Further Youth Orchestras:

Arab Youth Philharmonic Orchestra (AYPO)

I, Culture Orchestra
www.orchestra.culture.pl

International Ensemble Modern Academy (IEMA)
www.internationale-em-akademie.de

National Youth Orchestra of the United States of America (NYO-USA)
www.carnegiehall.org/Education/Young-Musicians/NYO-USA

National Youth Orchestra of Wales (NYAM)
www.nyam.co.uk

Orchestra of the Beethoven Academy Krakow (OAB)
www.oab.com.pl

Singapore National Youth Orchestra (SNYO)
www.snyo.org.sg

Young Sound Forum of Central Europe (YSCE)
www.ysce.eu

The Orchestra of the Americas
www.orchestraoftheamericas.org