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Discover and follow the New Brunswick Youth Orchestra on tour in Europe from July 2nd through July 13th, 2014. The orchestra will compete in the 2014 Summa Cum Laude International Youth Music Festival in Vienna. Other tour destinations include Frankfurt, Leipzig, Munich, and Prague. 

Please note:  The New Brunswick Youth Orchestra is postponing the Sistema NB 5th Anniversary Concert which was originally scheduled for Tuesday this week in Moncton.  The new date for the concert is Monday, June 16 at the Wesleyan Celebration Centre starting at 7 p.m.  

The concert will be dedicated to the fallen and wounded RCMP officers and their families, to whom we extend our deep and sincere sympathy.  Together we will honour the Royal Canadian Mounted Police in a spirit of gratitude to those who serve and protect our communities.

 Ken MacLeod, President, CEO

Multiple current and former NBYO members excelled at the 2014 New Brunswick Compeititve Music Festival in Saint John. Festival Administrator Nadine Lane provided the following list of 2014 award recipients:

Sarah Han

       Hon. D.D. Patterson Memorial Award - Upper Strings

       Winnifred Turner Memorial Award - Artistic Excellence

       Nan McLellan Memorial Award (NBYO Foundation) – Outstanding Overall Intermediate Strings

       Bell Aliant Trust Award 3rd Place Intermediate Star

       Provincial Junior Strings