Every summer the Liverpool String Academy travels abroad to work intensively with its own as well as some guest tutors and give concert recitals in prestigious venues under the banner of Early Music Youth Orchestra.


Summer 2021, Scotland

After more than a year of adjustments and last-minute cancellations, LSA Students went on an exciting adventure in Gairloch, Scotland for a week-long residency to develop new musical and extra-musical skills, and enjoy the beauty and history of the Highlands.

Summer 2019, Spain

During the summer of 2019, the Early Music Youth Orchestra travelled to Banyeres del Penedès and Barcelona in Catalonia, Spain for an exciting summer residency and a concert tour.

July 2018, Italy

EMYO's first international music residency in 2018 was based in San Ginesio and Tolentino, Italy. A journey made of days of musical practice and discovery of the local culture and habits.