Perrin Yang, a native of San Francisco, is a graduate of Oberlin College and the University of Michigan. Since joining the Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra’s violin section in 1991, he has served as acting principal second violin and associate concertmaster. He is also a member of the Rochester Chamber Orchestra, with whom he has appeared as soloist and concertmaster. Yang, who performs on both violin and viola, has appeared in chamber music at the Fortissimo!, Aspen, Peter Britt, Skaneateles, and Boulder Bach festivals and has recorded with the Society for Chamber Music. Yang previously served on the faculty of the Hochstein School of Music, where he taught chamber music.