Cécile-Laure Kouassi, kontrabass
French double bassist Cécile-Laure Kouassi studied at The Juilliard School and Rice University. Since 2016, she plays in Oslo-Filharmonien as 4th-leader, and also works as guest co-principal in the Royal Danish Orchestra and guest principal in Les Dissonances. Invited to many festivals, including Verbier, Aspen and Stavanger, she has also participated in projects at the Centre de Musique de Chambre de Paris.
Cécile-Laure Kouassi studied pedagogy with Virginia Dixon at the Hinton Bass Institute.