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.
"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