NSO Youth Ambassadors 2018-19

Meet our new NSO Youth Ambassador Team

Tobin Boon-Petersen is a grade 8 student at MacDonald Drive Jr High. His hobbies include singing, playing musical instruments, art, rock climbing, fencing, and video games. At school he participates in many extracurricular activities. He is a member of the Shallaway Youth Choir and participates in the band programs at his school.

Emma Douglas is an eighth grade student at MacDonald Drive Jr High who enjoys baking, babysitting, and all things music!  Starting violin lessons at the age of three began her music journey. She now enjoys playing a variety of instruments including violin, euphonium, ukulele, piano and guitar!  Emma loves performing with other people and is a member of the STEP Fiddlers, her School Symphonic Band, the School String Ensemble, and this year she will be joining the School Jazz Band as well as the NYSO.  She is very excited and thankful for this amazing opportunity to be a NSO Youth Ambassador!



Amy Parsons is a grade 9 student at Brookside Intermediate. She has been playing piano for almost 12 years. In addition she started playing piano with the school orchestra in 8th grade. She has also been playing percussion in concert band since grade 5. Amy is honoured to be a NSO Youth Ambassador

Abigale Cross is a grade nine student at Brookside Intermediate in Portugal Cove-St. Philip’s. She has played violin for 7 years and clarinet for 5 years. Abigale is very excited for the opportunity to be a NSO Youth Ambassador.