Nathan Avakian is the 2009 overall winner of the ATOS Young Theatre Organist Competition. His mission is to showcase the versatility of the theatre organ by playing music from a wide variety of eras and styles. Nathan hopes to promote interest in the theatre organ among people of all ages to ensure that the instrument is preserved and kept alive for future generations. He is currently the Youth representative on the ATOS Board. Longwood Performing Arts Dance Studio will be appearing with Nathan.