Praised for her “expressive and captivating performance” (GRAMMY.com), bassist Kathryn Schulmeister brings radiant energy to her creative musical practice ranging from classical to experimental.
Kathryn is one of the newest members of the renowned Australian ELISION Ensemble. She also currently performs as a guest with other adventurous contemporary ensembles such as Klangforum Wien, Ensemble Dal Niente, Fonema Consort, and various others.
Kathryn is currently pursuing a Doctor of Musical Arts degree in Contemporary Music Performance at the University of California, San Diego, studying with internationally acclaimed bassist/improviser/composer Mark Dresser. She received her Bachelor of Music degree from the New England Conservatory of Music in Boston and completed her Master of Music degree at McGill University in Montréal.