French Horn player Madeleine, Year 10, has been selected to tour Europe with the Sydney Youth Orchestra to perform and experience masterclasses with esteemed
players and orchestras. Madeleine is one of 86 young classical players between the ages of 16 and 25 chosen for the tour that will take in Vienna,
Berlin, Prague, Salzburg and Budapest. The group will play a repertoire that includes much-loved pieces like Haydn’s Trumpet Concerto in E flat major
and Shostakovich’s Symphony No 11 and an overture written especially for them by Australian classical composer, George Palmer.