Full 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

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]

Manager & coordinator: Ms. Nina Lackmann
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 Director of the Deutscher Musikrat Projekt gGmbH:
Mr. Stefan Piendl
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: Ms. Carola Reul
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]

Artistic Director: Mr. Alexander Lonquich
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

National Youth Orchestras of the Netherlands [NJON]

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. Anette Pauline Forsbakk
address c/o Sentralen
Postboks 183 Sentrum, 0102 Oslo, Norway
tel +47 97 08 92 28

POLAND

Polska Orkiestra Sinfonia Iuventus [POSI]

Director: Mr. Piotr Baron
Head of Production Department: 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

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

Associated Members

European national youth orchestras

GREECE

Greek Youth Symphony Orchestra [GYSO]

Music Director: Dionysis Grammenos
address Megaron - the Athens Concert Hall,
1 Kokkali st. & Vas. Sofias av.,
115 21, Greece
tel +30210 7282342
+30 6944 151159

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

SWITZERLAND

Jugend Sinfonie Orchester Konservatorium Bern [JSO BERN]

Head of school management: Mr. Victor Wanderley
address Kramgasse 36, 3011 Bern, Switzerland
tel +41 31 326 53-53 or -57 | fax +41 31 312 20 53


Overseas national youth orchestras

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

COLOMBIA

Filarmónica Joven de Colombia

a project by Fundación Bolívar Davivienda

Deputy Director: Mr. Juan Rojas-Castillo
address Av. El Dorado # 69-63 P. 11
110931 Bogotá, Colombia
tel  +57 220 16 10


International youth orchestras

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

FINLAND

Orkester Norden

Producer: Ms. Henna Keihäs
address Kirkonkyläntie 10
00700 Helsinki, Finland
tel +358 50 383 6551

FRANCE

Jeune Orchestre de l'Abbaye [JOA]

Director of Studies: Ms. Catherine Puig
European Projects Coordinator: Antoine Zenoni
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. Pauline Chaigne
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
Communications Director: Ms. Jutta Loosen
address Baltic Sea Music Education Foundation
Schiffbauerdamm 12, 10117 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

ITALY

European Union Youth Orchestra Foundation [EUYO]

Secretary General: Mr. Marshall Marcus
Orchestra Manager: Mr. Alexandru Mija
address Corso Della Giovecca 38, 44121 Ferrara FE, Italy
tel +44 20 723 576 71

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


Music education institutions

UNITED KINGDOM

Britten-Pears Young Artist Programme, Snape Maltings

Head: Ms. Caro Barnfield
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


Music festivals

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

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:

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
Youth Orchestra Division

Further Youth Orchestras:

Arab Youth Philharmonic Orchestra (AYPO)

Cyprus Youth Symphony Orchestra [CYSO]
www.cyso.org.cy

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

The Orchestra of the Americas
www.orchestraoftheamericas.org