Venezuelan bassoonist Andrés Yauri graduated in 2018 and has performed with orchestras in Venezuela and across Europe.
These include the Venezuela Symphony, Golla Symphony and the Orquesta del Conservatorio Superior de Música de Aragón. Andrés has performed under the baton of world-renowned conductors including Gustavo Dudamel, Dietrich Paredes, Claudio Abbado, and Krzysztof Penderecki, and has participated in masterclasses with distinguished artists including Sergio Azzolini, Stefano Canuti, Henning Trog and musicians from the Berlin Philharmonic Wind Quintet. He has competed in numerous festivals and in June 2016 won the RNCM Gold Medal competition. At the RNCM Andres was supported by the Allan and Nesta Ferguson Charitable Trust, the Leverhulme Trust, the Waverley Fund and a William Waterhouse bassoon scholarship.