Zhenyuan Yao


Hometown: Shanghai, China
Alma maters: Bard College Conservatory of Music
Musical origins: I began playing the bass at age of 17, and before that I played the piano. I chose my instrument for its low, deep sound.
Favorite piece to play: Beethoven and Brahms
Favorite musical memory: Performing the Dvorak’s Bass Quintet with Glenn Dicterow and Karen Dreyfus