Aaron White



Born in Muskogee, Oklahoma, bassist Aaron White began his musical studies in the public school system after moving to Irving, Texas. He continued his studies at Southern Methodist University and then Duquesne University. His principal teachers include Thomas Lederer and Jeffrey Turner.

Aaron White has given master classes and recitals at the Cleveland Institute of Music, Pennsylvania State University, Southern Methodist University, Carnegie Mellon University, and DePaul University. In 2012, 2014, and 2016 he performed with the All-Star Orchestra lead by Gerard Schwarz, which aired locally and nationally on PBS. In 2015, Aaron began teaching at Duquesne University as an adjunct professor of double bass and is currently the string area coordinator. 

Prior to joining the Pittsburgh Symphony, Aaron White was a member of the Louisville Orchestra and the Florida Orchestra.