Our Work

Orchestras Live is:

In a typical year, Orchestras Live: creates 200 bespoke projects and events; reaches 45,000 audiences across England in live orchestral experiences; includes at least 1,000 children with special educational needs through flagship projects; inspires 16,000 children and young people; levers £100,000 additional funds into local communities; and develops work with 20 world-leading orchestras, 65 investing partners and 18 music education hubs.

In this section you can find out about some of our current and recent work.

Work with young people


Inspirational orchestral experiences for young people, including Lullaby Concerts, The Wish and Cumbria Calling.



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Diversity and Inclusion


Using innovative approaches and technology to break down barriers to access through projects including Able Orchestra, Sound Around and Creative Journeys.





Projects co-created with communities that reflect their locality and inspire new work, including Paston Footprints, Requiem and Classically Yours.