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Current Projects


    2019 NCEM Young Composers Award
    Listen to the broadcast of the winning pieces performed by virtuoso viol player Liam Byrne on BBC Radio 3 at 2pm on Sunday 24 November
    Cuppa & A Chorus
    Be part of a friendly community, brought together through singing and a love of music.
    I Can Play!
    Enabling deaf children and young people in York, Hull and the East Riding to access music-making opportunities and develop as musicians.
    EEEmerging+ (Emerging European Ensembles) Project
    A pan-European project supporting Emerging European Ensembles
    Minster Minstrels - York's youth early music ensemble
    A group of ensembles to give young people the chance to perform early music.
    Music4U
    Developing musical opportunities for young people in challenging circumstances, working towards a musically-inclusive England
    BBC Ten Pieces
    An overview of the work done by NCEM as a BBC Ten Pieces Champion
    Culture & Wellbeing in York
    As a partner of Culture & Wellbeing in York, NCEM is committed to exploring how engaging with the arts contributes to the health and wellbeing of individuals and communities.
    The Creativity Project
    Music4u has published a report debating the issues surrounding young people's pathways into composing, focusing on 8 to 18 year olds in York and the Humber Region.