The youth orchestra from Netherlands joined by violinist Noa Wildschut will lit up the stage of Dvořák Hall, Rudolfinum.
The orchestra consists of approximately 85 talented young musicians between the ages of 14 and 20 years, from all parts of tthe Netherlands.
They share passion and flair, enthousiasm and courage. For many members, YON is a stimulus to go for a career as a professional musicians. And for students with a different ambition, YON offers a perfect opportunity for further musical development.
Led by the renowned conductor Jurjen Hempel, the orchestra plays the big symphonic works from the romantic orchestral repertoire. But the orchestra is also receptive to modern, experimental music and it does not turn its back on a cross-over with light music.
First and foremost, YON strives for making music together at a high level. During rehearsal times, the members work enthousiastically on a fully fledged concert program. Much attention is paid to technique, repertoire, interpretation and style. YON is an important school for orchestra performance in the Netherlands.