Bassist Charles Chandler has been a member of the San Francisco Symphony since 1992. Prior to his current position, he was Associate Principal Bass and Soloist with the Phoenix Symphony. He also served as Principal Bass of the Carmel Bach Festival Orchestra and the New York 20th Century Chamber Players. Mr. Chandler plays a 1750 double bass made by the Venetian luthier, Domenico Busan. In 2015/16 Chandler will serve as artist in residence with San Francisco Academy Orchestra.?