The National Youth Choir of Northern Ireland, previously know as Ulster Youth Choir, was established in 1999 to provide the best of Northern Ireland’s young singers aged 11-24 with the opportunity to sing together to the highest possible standards receiving training from some of the best choral and vocal practitioners from throughout the UK and Ireland and is now regarded as one of Northern Ireland’s leading artistic and educational organisations. The NYCNI Artistic Director is Andrew Nunn.

2022 Course Dates

20-22 April —- Girls’ Choir Easter Course, Belfast

A three day course for girls aged 14&15. The course is based at the Patton Halls, Lisburn Road, Belfast. Cost of the course £80

18-22 July — Junior Choir Summer Course

The NYCNI Junior Choir meet for a five day course in Campbell College Belfast which comprises of sectional and tutti rehearsals, musicianship classes and finishes with a performance.

Cost of course £200 (Includes Lunch)

16-22 July — Training Choir Summer Course

The NYCNI Training Choir is a 7 day residential course at Campbell College Belfast which include section and tutti rehearsals, individual singing lessons and musicianship classes. The course also concludes with an evening performance

Cost of course £495 Full board

23-29 July — Senior Choir Summer Course

NYCNI meet for a seven day residential course comprising of section and tutti rehearsals, individual singing lessons and concludes with two concerts, one in St Georges Church Belfast and a second in St Ann’s Dublin.

Cost of course £495 Full board

2 August NYCNI Senior Choir Lunchtime Recital St Ann’s Dublin

6 August NYCNI Junior Choir Performances Belfast

Please note that we are working remotely. If you wish to contact us please do so via the “Contact Us” link above or our Facebook page.

Millennium Court Arts Centre

William St


Co. Armagh

BT62 3NX

Charity Number XR 29957  Northern Ireland Charity Commission NIC100542