Co-Principal Double Bass
Born and raised in Hong Kong, Yvonne Chan began learning the double bass at the age of eleven. She studied under Feng Rong at the Hong Kong Academy for Performing Arts (HKAPA) and graduated in 2020 with a Bachelor of Music (Hons) Degree) with First Class Honours. During her studies she received numerous awards and scholarships including the Aedas Scholarship, the Jacky Cheung Scholarship and the HKAPA Best Academic Achievement Prize. After graduation she continued her studies as a visiting student at the HKAPA with Eddie Zong. Yvonne has taken part in masterclasses by Edicson Ruiz, Timothy Cobb and Colin Paris. She also toured to Europe, USA and Asia as a member of the Asian Youth Orchestra, appearing at the Lucerne Festival and the Young Euro Classic. In 2019 she attended the Round Top Music Festival where she performed with the Texas Festival Orchestra and was mentored by James VanDemark and Brett Shurtliffe. In 2021 Yvonne Chan joined City Chamber Orchestra of Hong Kong as Co-Principal Double Bass.