Each year, the NSYO is coached by members of Symphony Nova Scotia as well as other professional musicians from across the province. This coaching provides advice, mentorship, and support from professional musicians, and is an integral part of the NSYO experience.

celeste jankowski Celeste Jankowski
jennifer jones Jennifer Jones
Yvonne DeRoller
Hilary Brown
Max Kasper
Lena Turofsky
Christopher Palmer
suzanne lemieux Suzanne Lemieux
Eileen Walsh
Mary Lee
David Parker
Richard Simoneau
Michael Baker

"They can play it all: Beethoven, Shostakovich, Hatzis and Current, as well as Tommy Dorsey, Scott Macmillan, Rose Cousins, Buck 65 and Natalie MacMaster. We are, in this province, exceedingly fortunate to have them."

The Chronicle Herald