MARKUS LANG 20, born in New York City, is currently earning a bachelor’s degree at Temple University, where he studies with Joseph Conyers of the Philadelphia Orchestra. Mr. Lang recently participated in the Wabass Institute in Indiana and Le Domaine Forget in Quebec. Markus Lang performed in Carnegie Hall, and toured in China as a member of the National Youth Orchestra of the United States. Mr. Lang was previously a member of the Philadelphia Sinfonia, the Philadelphia Youth Orchestra, and the New Jersey All-State Orchestra, where he served as principal bass. Markus Lang participated in music festivals held in Archidosso, Italy, and Savonlinna, Finland.