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Dorian Cox

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Hometown / ville
Calgary

Age / âge
20

Instrument
Percussion

Why did you choose your instrument / Pourquoi avez-vous choisi cet instrument ?
My parents forced me to play something so I chose percussion.

What are your professional goals? / Décrivez quelques-unes de vos ambitions professionnelles.
To play in a professional orchestra to play solo/concerto marimba repertoire to contribute to the development of western art music.

How do you feel you will benefit from participation in NYO Canada? / Comment pensez-vous que votre participation à NYO Canada puisse vous aider?
The overall experience is one that provides a substantial amount of training and networking opportunities.

What are your interests outside classical music / Avez-vous d’autres intérêts à part la musique classique ?
Popular music Visual Arts Design Fashion Photography Travel People

Who is your favourite classical musician? / Quel est votre artiste (classique) préféré ?
Michael Burritt

Who is your favourite non-classical musician? / Quel est votre artiste (non classique) préféré ?
Regina Spektor

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

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?
Another music program and the explore program (which I am doing before NYOC in Quebec City)

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 have dual citizenship between Canada and the UK.

For returning members: What is your fondest memory from a previous session and/or tour? / Pour participants vétérans: Quels sont vos souvenirs préférés de la session ou tournée précédente de NYO Canada?
Spending an entire day in Manhattan