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NYO has been awarded the Queen’s Medal for Music. ‘This award celebrates the overwhelmingly positive influence the NYO has had on the musical world as the standard-bearer for youth orchestras, both at home and abroad. When you conduct an orchestra its quality is always enhanced by a core of former NYO members and the boundless talent that they bring. The NYO is undoubtedly a worthy and deserving recipient of this year’s award.” Sir Peter Maxwell Davies, Master of the Queen’s Music. Read the full news story here.