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Tess Crowther

Edmonton , Alberta , CANADA

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Hometown / ville
Edmonton

Age / âge
20

Instrument
Cello

How old were you when you started playing your instrument? / Quel âge aviez-vous quand vous avez commencé à jouer votre instrument ?
3 years old

Why did you choose your instrument / Pourquoi avez-vous choisi cet instrument ?
I was three I didn't know what a cello was. My mom asked if I wanted to play it and I blindly said yes.

What are your professional goals? / Décrivez quelques-unes de vos ambitions professionnelles.
I would like to be versatile and be involved with as many aspects of music as I can. Playing with a professional orchestra is one of my main goals.

What made you decide to pursue classical music? / Pourquoi avez-vous choisi une formation en musique classique ?
It's always been a part of my life I can't imagine not doing it.

What is the biggest challenge you face in your pursuit of a career in music? / Quel est le plus grand obstacle à surmonter afin de poursuivre une carrière en musique ?
I don't know.

How do you feel you will benefit from participation in NYO Canada? / Comment pensez-vous que votre participation à NYO Canada puisse vous aider?
I hope to expand my skills as an orchestral musician. I will get to meet amazing people and travel across Canada. :)

Do you write or arrange your own music? / Êtes-vous compositeur ou arrangeur de votre propre musique ?
Sometimes

Do you participate in any other performing or creative arts?/ Êtes-vous artiste dans un autre milieu que la musique (théâtre, arts visuels, etc.) ?
No.

What are your interests outside classical music / Avez-vous d’autres intérêts à part la musique classique ?
I play soccer I love to read and I love to be outside.

Who is your favourite classical musician? / Quel est votre artiste (classique) préféré ?
Who knows. It changes all the time.

Who is your favourite non-classical musician? / Quel est votre artiste (non classique) préféré ?
Who knows. It changes all the time.

What is your favourite piece of music? / Quel est votre morceau préféré ?
Depends on the day.

What has recently played on your Mp3? / Qu’écoutez-vous ces jours-ci sur votre Mp3?
Dvorak Cello Concerto.

If you weren't touring with NYO Canada what would you be doing with your summer? / Si vous ne faisiez pas partie de NYO Canada que feriez-vous cet été?
Practicing.

What is there about you that you think people might be surprised to know? / Y a-t-il quelque chose à votre propos qui est un peu surprenant ou hors de l’ordinaire?
I can ride a unicycle.

What advice would you give young artists just starting out? / Quel conseil donneriez-vous aux jeunes artistes qui viennent de commencer?
Do what you love.

 
     
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