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edinburgh youth choir (eyc) was established in 2000 as the youth choir of the Edinburgh Royal Choral Union (ERCU) by Jane Kirk and Dorcas Owen. eyc is a mixed choir of young people of all abilities, with most of its members ranging from 14 to 24 years old.

The choir’s principal aim is to provide vocal training through a variety of musical styles from Byrd to the Beatles. Recent performances have included the world premiere of Shadow Aspect by Judith Bingham, composed to mark the 150th anniversary of ERCU and a series of annual spring concerts: eyc goes global (2010), The Brits (2010) and Songs from the Americas (2012).

If you are interesting in joining the choir, please visit the Contact page.