A San Francisco native, bassist Eugéne Theríault, graduated with a Bachelors of Music from the Oberlin Conservatory in 2010. He went on to earn a Mastersin Music. from the San Francisco Conservatory, where he studied with Scott Haigh and Steve Tramontozzi. New music performance has been a part of his life since adolescence and he continues to support and perform contemporary composition in the Bay Area, most recently with the San Francisco Conservatory’s New Music Ensemble, Opera Parallele, the Berkeley Symphony, the Santa Cruz Symphony, and with Wild Rumpus, an ensemble dedicated to commissioning works by emerging composers and performing the music of today. He currently works as a freelance performer and teacher in the Bay Area.