Jeugdorkest Jong Excelsior Amsterdam

Harmonic youth orchestra Jong Excelsior has been around since 1926, making it the oldest youth orchestra in Amsterdam. Within the orchestra, woodwind, brass and percussionists performing all kinds of music. Where they’re performing classical music in fall, they perform jazz, big band and modern music in spring and summer times. In addition, the orchestra is always on the look for a good experience and challenge. In summer 2019 they set up a collaboration with a big band and a balkan ensemble which led to a crossover, both musically and culturally. Also, the orchestra performed in several competitions, music festivals and organizes various concerts.

In 2015 the orchestra achieved a "Gold Score" during the Netherlands Festival of Music in the Royal Concertgebouw Amsterdam.

Participated: 2020
Country: NL

Jong Excelsior Amsterdam

Conductor: Douwe Nauta

Jeugdorkest Jong Excelsior Amsterdam concert(s)
Mid Europe 2020