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NAC Young Artists Program

Bela Horvath

The National Arts Centre Young Artists Program identifies and fosters young, exceptional musical talent through intensive instruction led by Artistic Director Pinchas Zukerman and an internationally-renowned faculty.  Founded in 1999 by Pinchas Zukerman, each year the Young Artists program offers 65 highly-talented students from across Canada and around the globe the opportunity to take part in two levels of technical study.

 

Learn more about the Young Artists Program.

 

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Video samples from the "Whole Notes" television series

Featuring Pinchas Zukerman and the NAC Orchestra

This contemporary and engaging series explores the stories behind some of the most famous and beloved classical works, appealing to both musical novices and aficionados of all ages and backgrounds.

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NAC Young Composers Program

During the summer of 2003 members of the NAC Young Composers Program were asked about the role of new music in contemporary society.

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Composer, conductor and musician interviews with instrument demonstrations

Conductor Interviews

String Musicians

Woodwind Musicians

Brass Musicians

Percussion Musicians

Tour Web Journals

Watch and read video journals from NAC Orchestra musicians on tour.

Whenever the NAC Orchestra goes on tour you can keep track of their activities and experiences by viewing the following web journals:

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Broadband Poetry Slam
Participation: New Media Innovation Centre (Vancouver BC)
Participation: National Arts Centre (Ottawa ON)
Recorded in June 2003

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