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8 April 2016, 16:45 | Updated: 8 April 2016, 16:47
The National Youth Orchestra of Great Britain – our Orchestra of Teenagers – took over the Southbank Centre and sprung some Stravinsky on an unsuspecting crowd.
With a day of rehearsals, informal performances and lots of NYO-emblazoned purple hoodies.
Here’s a clip from Lauren Marshall’s As we unravel together
And discovered an amazing work by Michael Daugherty called Fire and Blood.
Fire and Blood by Michael Daugherty performed by the NYOGB wit...
Some ridiculously epic music-making from the National Youth Orchestra of Great Britain this afternoon…Watch the whole performance this evening, live-streamed from 7.30pm https://www.youtube.com/user/SouthbankCentre/livePosted by Classic FM on Friday, 8 April 2016
This wonderful piece of flashmobbery, when players from the NYOGB sprung Stravinsky on the afternoon crowd at the Southbank Centre.
The whole thing will be live streamed here, from 7.30pm: