Robin Hood Youth Orchestra


From classical to popular music, folk, jazz, Bollywood and more - the Robin Hood Youth Orchestra is an exciting, evolving ensemble that plays a diverse range of musical styles & genres. RHYO performs at unique venues around the country & even abroad and is the perfect place to play music, make friends & lifelong memories.

Not even a pandemic stopped RHYO from making music: watch players from RHYO tell their story of making music throughout the lockdown year...

Join RHYO!

RHYO is looking for new members! For 11 - 19 year olds in Nottingham City who can play their instruments from around grade 4 to diploma standard. If you're interested in finding out more, email

When & Where:

RHYO takes place on Saturday mornings from 9 am- 1 pm. They are currently holding online sessions on a weekly basis but hope to return to in-person rehearsals as soon as possible.

Exciting Partnerships & Performances

RHYO has a partnership with the Robin Hood Orchestra as well as youth orchestras from Karlsruhe and Halle, giving players the chance to travel, rehearse and perform with amazing musicians across Europe. See below a performance of Into the Unknown by RHYO in collaboration with the Jugendorchester Stadt Karlsruhe, the youth orchestra from Karslruhe, Germany. The performance was featued on BBC Radio Nottingham and Ey Up Notts!

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