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YouTube Symphony Performs in Australia
South Africa's Fantastic Drakensberg Boys' Choir Makes US Tour
Cuba Concert Tours for Harvard-Radcliffe Orchestra, University of Michigan Men's Glee Club, St. Paul's School String Ensemble & Madrigal Singers and San Francisco Girls Chorus
Yale and Juilliard on Concert tour of Italy
Greater New Orleans Youth Orchestra Visits France
6th Annual Melodia! South American Music Festival Brings One More Year of Glorious Music Making
The Brilliant El Camino Youth Orchestra Tours France and Spain
George Washington University Choir Tours Brazil
Europe Tour for Children's Chorus of Sussex County
The Prestigious 80-Member Yale Glee Club Celebrates 150th Anniversary
Grammy Award-Winning Pacific Boychoir Tours Baltics and Russia
Carnegie Hall Performances for Top Orchestras
University of Maryland Chamber Singers Take Home Three Top Prizes at Florilège Vocal de Tours
The College of William and Mary Makes Music in Greece and Italy
Rhapsody! International Music Festival: Vienna Salzburg & Prague
Morgan State University Sings Through Italy
Yale Alumni Chorus Celebrates Song with Tour through Turkey, Georgia & Armenia
Smith College Alumnae Perform Mozart's Requiem Throughout Sicily
The 1st Annual Serenade! Washington DC Choral Festival Is Off To A Rousing Start!
Ihlombe! South African Music Festival Was A Musical Success
Philadelphia Boys Choir and Chorale Sings in the Western United States
The Washington Chorus Performs in 9/11 Remembrance Concerts
A South Africa and Swaziland Experience for Yale Concert Band
National Symphony Orchestra's Tour of Outreach
YouTube Symphony Performs in Australia
Largest Live Online Streaming Audience for Any Concert in the World. Over 11.1 Million Viewers Tuned In; Sydney Opera House - Sold Out

Sydney Opera House during the YouTube Symphony Orchestra performance

Hired by Google, Classical Movements worked alongside YouTube and 21 C Media to bring the winners of worldwide auditions to Sydney, Australia from the far corners of the Earth. Thousands of musicians submitted auditions to YouTube where they were shortlisted by top musicians and then voted on by people around the world, in hopes of joining the YouTube Symphony Orchestra.

101 individuals from 33 countries and 5 continents, typical classical and some unconventional instruments, on various connecting flights from many cities and villages in far and isolated areas traveled to Sydney, Australia for the festival. In 6 days of 9-hour rehearsals, the much-talked about YouTube Symphony
YouTube Symphony Orchestra performance at the Sydney Opera House

Orchestra climaxed with its performance March 20 at the Sydney Opera House. YTSO members, directed by Michael Tilson Thomas, performed to a sold out audience.

A new work by Mason Bates was premiered and Renee Fleming was featured performing Mozart's Caro' bell'idol mio via video projection.

This was the second of the two YouTube Symphony Orchestras, the first being at Carnegie Hall, where Classical Movements' also arranged worldwide flights, instrument travel, hotels and transport.
"...A fantastic opportunity to put together people from all around the globe, regardless of background, regardless of language. But they sort of spoke this one common universal language of classical music."
—Ed Sanders - Marketing Manager, YouTube

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