Profiles Search » Laila Haight

Laila Haight

St. George , Ontario , CANADA

Laila's avatar

Hometown / ville
St George

Age / âge
21

Instrument
Violin

How old were you when you started playing your instrument? / Quel âge aviez-vous quand vous avez commencé à jouer votre instrument ?
4

Why did you choose your instrument / Pourquoi avez-vous choisi cet instrument ?
My first violin was given to me on my fourth birthday.

What are your professional goals? / Décrivez quelques-unes de vos ambitions professionnelles.
I am a music student pursuing a professional career in music.

What made you decide to pursue classical music? / Pourquoi avez-vous choisi une formation en musique classique ?
Beginning with suzuki I was led through my violin studies to discover the world of classical music.

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 ?
the lack of stability in music careers

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 know that violin and orchestra will be a huge part of my life so I am excited to learn as much as I can this summer.

Do you write or arrange your own music? / Êtes-vous compositeur ou arrangeur de votre propre musique ?
Not really

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 ?
The great outdoors, animals, exploring different genres outside of the classical realm, helping people with special needs, serving at my local church, etc.

What has recently played on your Mp3? / Qu’écoutez-vous ces jours-ci sur votre Mp3?
Needtobreathe

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?
working full time

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 was homeschooled

What advice would you give young artists just starting out? / Quel conseil donneriez-vous aux jeunes artistes qui viennent de commencer?
practice makes progress

 
     
CMS POWERED BY MANTIS CONTENT MANAGEMENT SYSTEM