I knew from our very first concert that YOA was different
from any other orchestra I've ever known.
Zubaida Azezi - Ontario
Violin - YOA 2013, 2014
No words can express how powerful an experience YOA was
for me and my fellow orchestra members.
Joel MacDonald - Saskatchewan
Cello - YOA 2013
YOA opened my eyes to the
impact I can make through music in the lives of children
and their communities.
Julie Rochus, Nova Scotia
French Horn - YOA 2013, 2015
YOA empowers young musicians to become
exceptional artists and citizens.
Ambassador of Canada to the United States
Each time I work with this orchestra, I learn from them...
from their passion, their love, and their dedication.
YOA Artistic Advisor
YOA embodies the spirit of the Continental movement of music for social change.
Premier of New Brunswick