17th May 2012
Arts Council England has announced the new nationwide network of 122 music education hubs, charged with implementing the National Plan for Music Education.
17th April 2012
For the fourth year in succession, Aurora has been shortlisted for one of the Royal Philharmonic Society's annual Awards.
23rd February 2012
Aurora's debut appearance at the Roundhouse on 25 February will be streamed live on the Guardian website, as well as being shown live on cinema screens in venues in the North East of England.
15th February 2012
Aurora launched its debut disc for Decca Classics – a recording of music by the young American composer Nico Muhly – with a performance at Kings Place in May 2011.
14th December 2011
2011 has been an extraordinary year for Aurora - the orchestra became the youngest-ever recipient of the Royal Philharmonic Society's Ensemble Award and staged a first televised BBC Prom.
27th October 2011
Aurora's latest cross-arts project has been taking the UK media by storm this week, with a feature on BBC 2's Culture Show and a spread in The Times newspaper.
13th September 2011
Aurora's Proms collaboration with the cast of the award-winning BBC TV series 'Horrible Histories' garnered glowing reviews last month.
11th May 2011
Aurora Orchestra was last night announced as winner of the Ensemble category at the annual Royal Philharmonic Society Music Awards in London.
30th March 2011
We are delighted to announce that Aurora Orchestra has been awarded ACE National Portfolio funding for 2012–15.
26th February 2011
In October 2010, Aurora visited Snape in Suffolk to record Nico Muhly's music for chamber orchestra.