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Pamela Leung

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Hometown / ville
Concord, ON

Age / âge


Why did you choose your instrument / Pourquoi avez-vous choisi cet instrument ?
I wanted to play the violin after seeing a videotape of little kids (younger than me at the time!) playing violin at Carnegie Hall.

What are your professional goals? / Décrivez quelques-unes de vos ambitions professionnelles.
In an ideal world I'd pursue a double career in a science/medicine-related field as well as one in music. I'm not sure if this will happen but I'd definitely like to continue playing 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?
Aside from the orchestral experience I believe that the skills I develop will also serve as life skills that are applicable to a variety of situations.

What are your interests outside classical music / Avez-vous d’autres intérêts à part la musique classique ?
Drama series volunteering reading

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

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

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

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?
Volunteering working summer schooling

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 really want to volunteer in Africa someday!