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Chris Yoon, NB

Quispamsis , CANADA

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01. How old were you when you started playing your instrument?/ Quel âge aviez-vous quand vous avez commencé à jouer votre instrument ?
11

02. Why did you choose your instrument?/ Pourquoi avez-vous choisi cet instrument ?
Cousins.

03. Describe some of your professional goals./Décrivez quelques-unes de vos ambitions professionnelles.
Any professional jobs that are related to music would be great.

04. What are your other interests and/or hobbies?/ Quels sont vos autres intérêts ou passe-temps?
Soccer, tennis

05. Do you write/arrange your own music?/ Êtes-vous compositeur ou arrangeur de votre propre musique ?
Nope

06. Who is your favourite classical musician?/ Quel est votre artiste (musicien) préféré ?
I can't really pick one.

07. What is your favourite piece of music?/ Quel est votre morceau préféré ?
There are way too many.

08. What is your favourite concerto for your instrument?/ Quel est votre concerto préféré pour votre instrument?
Shostakovich Cello Concerto No.1

10. What made you decide to pursue classical music?/ Pourquoi avez-vous choisi une formation en musique classique ?
Music was something that made me excited and I actually had motivation to work hard for it.

11. What do you think 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 tend to shut my ears whenever I zone out. That causes me to rush when we are playing chamber music, so I would being able to focus all the time.

12. Why did you choose to apply to NYO Canada?/ Pourquoi avez-vous choisi de poser votre candidature pour NYO Canada?
It would be a great experience and get to know great musicians and teachers.

13. How do you feel you will benefit from participation in NYO Canada?/ Comment bénéficierez-vous de votre participation dans le programme de NYO Canada?
It will build up my musical relationship with people and spending 8 weeks with friends who understand classical music will motivate me through my life.

14. Were you accepted to any other summer music programs this year?/ Avez-vous été accepté/e à tout autre programme musical estival cette année?
Yes

15. If you weren’t touring with the NYO Canada, what would you be doing during the summer?/ Si vous n’étiez pas en tournée avec NYO Canada, que feriez-vous cet été?
Attending other music camps.

16. What was the proudest moment of your music career thus far?/ Jusqu’ici, quel est le moment de votre carrière musicale qui vous a apporté le plus de fierté?
Making it to NYOC !! :)

17. What scholarships, if any, have you been awarded in the past year?/ Quelles bourses, le cas échéant, avez-vous remporté au cours de la dernière année?
Ones that are for the university.