Orchestra Partners

Drawing together talented young musicians from all 27 EU member states as an orchestra, the EUYO is both a symbol and an example of partnership. No surprise then that as the EU’s cultural ambassador, partnership lies at the very heart of everything that we do. We especially like to stay connected to our Orchestra Partners, who are our player’s professional future.  

  • Budapest Festival Orchestra

    Budapest Festival Orchestra

    Founded by Ivan Fischer more than 30 years ago, core to the philosophy of the Orchestra is to take the risk, initiative and freedom to try things differently through performance. The Orchestra strive to maintain an openness towards the music, to take an innovative approach to the music so that ea... Read more »

    Website: https://www.bfz.hu/en

  • Spira Mirabilis

    Spira Mirabilis

    Spira Mirabilis are a group of committed professional players with the aim of continuing to study music together - a 'musical laboratory'. The group came together in 2007 and soon found that their new approach to music making attracted an international audience. In October 2016, the EUYO and Spir... Read more »

    Website: http://www.spiramirabilis.com/

  • Chamber Orchestra of Europe

    Chamber Orchestra of Europe

    The Chamber Orchestra of Europe was founded in 1981 by a group of young musicians graduating from the EUYO. The aim of the group was to be able to continue to perform together at the highest possible professional level; of the original group thirteen remain in the current membership of sixty. The... Read more »

    Website: https://www.coeurope.org/

  • Shanghai Orchestra Academy

    Shanghai Orchestra Academy

    The Shanghai Orchestra Academy began by a partnership between the Shanghai Symphony Orchestra, New York Philharmonic, and Shanghai Conservatory of Music in September 2014. The SOA was founded to bring advanced, post-graduate orchestral training at Master's degree level for talented instrumentalis... Read more »

    Website: https://www.shsymphony.com/

  • Musica Ricercata

    Musica Ricercata

    On May 9th, on the occasion of the celebrations of Europe Day, the European Union Youth Orchestra and Musica Ricercata sign a two year partnership agreement to help develop the work of this new Romanian orchestra. Read more »

    Website: https://www.musica-ricercata.com/