Young Artists Program

18th edition | Ottawa, Ontario, Canada June 6 - 25, 2016

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NAC’s YAP is by far my favorite summer festival. This program has had such a big impact [on me] not only as a musician but also as a person.

Sage McBride, violin, YAP 2015

The Young Artists Program, founded by Pinchas Zukerman in 1999 and now in its 18th edition, offers outstanding private instruction and chamber music coaching with additional career-related sessions and mentoring as well as performance opportunities including public chamber music concerts, public masterclasses, closed works-in-progress sessions and recitals. Learn more ›

  • Pinchas Zukerman Founder / Returning as Artistic Director in 2017
  • Patinka Kopec Artistic Director

Young Artists Program is made possible through the wonderful generosity of individual donors and corporations, the NAC’s National Youth and Education Trust and its Lead Partner CIBC. We would also like to thank Honorary Patron Sara Vered.

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