NACO Mentorship program

Alec Joly Pavelich, percussion

2023 NACO Mentorship program
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Ottawa’s Alec Joly Pavelich has a lifelong love of the NAC Orchestra, having studied with NACO percussionists Jonathan Wade and Kenneth Simpson, and having performed with NACO and the Ottawa Symphony. He is now based in the UK where he maintains a freelance career along with his duties as Music Librarian for the BBC.

Listen to how his time in the 2023 NACO Mentorship Program has given him the confidence to express himself and find his place on the stage with the renowned orchestra with which he grew up.