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Yoshiaki Horiguchi


  • M.M., Classical Double Bass Performance and Pedagogy, The Peabody Conservatory at the Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD
  • B.A., Classical Double Bass Performance, Instrumental Education, University of Maryland, Baltimore, MD


  • Applied Double Bass


  • Quarter-Finalist with Trio Jinx (2018), Fischoff Chamber Music Competition
  • Finalist with Trio Jinx (2018), Chesapeake International Chamber Music Competition
  • Finalist (2017), Annapolis Symphony Orchestra Assistant Principal Bass Audition
  • Alternate Presenter (2016), International Society of Bassists Convention
  • Winner (2016), Young Artists Development Series Competition at Peabody

Recent Performances

  • Freelance Orchestral Double Bassist for the National Philharmonic, Annapolis Symphony, Maryland Symphony, York Symphony, Apollo Chamber Orchestra, Washington Chamber Orchestra (2010 - present)
  • Solo and Cross-Genre Freelance Double Bassist and Collaborator with Grammy Winning Cellist, Zuill Bailty; Great Noise Ensemble, the DC based contemporary classical ensemble; Baltimore Boom Bap Society, the improvisatory hip-hop collective; Classical Revolution, bringing classical music to non-traditional spaces, the Hungry Monks Swing Band from Charleston, SC; Singer/Songwriters, Lauren Ruth Ward, Marcus Akins, Carolina Akins; Beatboxer Shodekeh Talifero; Now Hear This, Peabody's contemporary classical ensemble; jazz combos; solo settings; and more (2010 - present)


  • Teaching Associate, Double Bass Adjunct Faculty, Peabody Preparatory
  • Director, The New Century School String Program, Baltimore, MD
  • Director, American Music System Camps, Baltimore, MD and Charleston, SC
  • Cello Faculty, Peabody Preparatory Camp Allegro
  • Yoshiaki Horiguchi Private Studio, Baltimore MD