Benjamin Baker announced as Music Masters Ambassador

YCAT artist, violinist Benjamin Baker becomes next Ambassador of UK Music Masters, children music education charity. Read more

21cMusician toolkit: the January edition

Check out 21cMusician toolkit's new January resources to support emerging musicians. Read more

Season's Greetings from YCAT

All of the YCAT artists and team wish you a very happy and restful Christmas. Read more

21cMusician toolkit: the December edition

Check out 21cMusician toolkit's new December resources to support emerging musicians. Read more

21cMusician toolkit: the November edition

Check out 21cMusician toolkit's new November resources to support emerging musicians. Read more

YCAT launches free group coaching for musicians

YCAT is offering free group coaching to musicians as part of its new 21cMusician toolkit. Read more

Randall Goosby signs with Decca Classics

YCAT violinist Randall Goosby has signed a recording contract with Decca Classics. Read more

21cMusician toolkit: the October edition

Check out 21cMusician toolkit's new October resources to support aspiring musicians. Read more

Castalian String Quartet joins IMG Artists

The Castalian String Quartet has joined IMG Artists. Read more

Ben Goldschieder selected as an ECHO Rising Star

YCAT horn player, Ben Goldschieder, has been selected as an ECHO Rising Star. Read more

YCAT at Wigmore Autumn Season

YCAT Artists past and present feature in Wigmore Hall's Autumn Season. Read more

YCAT and London Mozart Players announce three concerts together

YCAT and the London Mozart Players announce three concerts Read more

21cMusician toolkit: the September edition

YCAT launches a brand new series of events and online resources to support aspiring musicians. Read more

Tabea Debus releases 'Ohrwurm' album with Delphian Records

We are delighted to announce that the first album recorded as part of YCAT's new partnership with Delphian has been released. Read more

YCAT announces partnership with arts entrepreneur David Taylor

YCAT announces partnership with arts entrepreneur David Taylor Read more

YCAT announces twelve 2020 Finalists!

YCAT announces 12 Finalists for 2020. Read more

Samuele Telari - a winner of The Divertimento Ensemble’s #istayathome and #iplayforyou Competition

On Wednesday 3 June 2020 the accordionist Samuele Telari was announced as a winner of the Italian contemporary group The Divertimento Ensemble’s #istayathome and #iplayforyou competition. Read more

YCAT Artists star on Classic FM's Full Works Concert

On Friday 29th May 8 - 10 pm Classic FM focused entirely on YCAT artists past and present. Read more

Giving hope to artists in times of crisis

Young Classical Artists Trust (YCAT) raises more than £100,000 in only three weeks to support the next generation of world-class artists having lost all concert engagements and income due to COVID-19 crisis. Read more

YCAT COVID-19 Update

YCAT COVID-19 Update Monday 16 March 2020 Read more

Timothy Ridout winner of a Borletti-Buitoni Trust Fellowship

Timothy Ridout has recently been announced as 1 of 4 recipients of a prestigious 2020 £20,000 Borletti-Buitoni Trust Fellowship. Read more

A New Recording Partnership for the 21st Century

Scottish label Delphian Records partners with Young Classical Artists Trust (YCAT) to create a dedicated collection recorded by YCAT Artists. Read more

2020 Auditions open!

As of Tuesday 11th February, applications for the 2020 YCAT Auditions are now open. The deadline for applications and video submissions is Friday 27 March 2020 at 5.00pm. Read more