Information about past projects by Glyndebourne Youth Company, Primary Opera Experience and Glyndebourne Young Voices.

Glyndebourne Young Voices

Glyndebourne Young Voices (GYV) was an 18-month vocal performance project providing singing opportunities outside of a traditional choir format.

Glyndebourne Youth Company

Glyndebourne Youth Company is an auditioned after school group formed from Glyndebourne Young Voices that rehearses weekly at The Birley Centre.

The Vixen Composition Project

The Vixen Composition Project is in partnership with the London Philharmonic Orchestra and is inspired by the new production of Janáček’s The Cunning Little Vixen.

OAE Rinaldo Reworked

This project takes place between July and October 2011 and is designed to give students the opportunity to discover more about Baroque music.

Primary Opera Experience

A new opera for singers and Years 3-6, designed to be introduced, rehearsed and performed in school in a single morning.

Waterside Primary School

From Joiners’ Square to Waterside – how Glyndebourne helped celebrate the opening of a new Primary School in Hanley, Stoke-on-Trent.

The Fairy Queen OAE Project

2009’s project was based on Purcell’s Fairy Queen and involved two rural primary schools from East Sussex and two inner-city primary schools from London.

Poppea Project with OAE

A new film based on Claudio Monteverdi’s L’incoronazione di Poppea, which was shown before the Proms performance of Poppea on July 31 2008.


A five-year project in which Glyndebourne worked with school children during the four-month period when they move from primary to secondary school.

Sing-Up Pegasus

The project entitled Spread theTunes, led by Pegasus Opera, is part of the national Sing Up initiative.