David Yavornitzky, Bass

BM, Baldwin-Wallace Conservatory, Musical Performance
BS, Baldwin-Wallace University, Theoretical Physics


Anthony Knight, Assistant Principal Bass, Cleveland Orchestra
Edwin Barker, Principal Bass of the Boston Symphony
Dwight Oltman, Conductor

Professional Affiliations

Principal Bassist, Utah Symphony since 1988
Professor of Double Bass, University of Utah
Professor of Double Bass, Westminster College
Cover Conductor, Utah Symphony
C.D. Jackson prize for Outstanding Achievement, Tanglewood Music Center, Boston, Massachusetts
His students have won statewide and national solo double bass competitions
Conductor of area youth, collegiate and professional orchestras, and several Utah premiers of contemporary works with the Nova Chamber Music Series.