Double bassist Yi-wen Evans is the Master Teacher of the Virginia Tech String Project, orchestra director of Roanoke City Public Schools, and the instructor of Roanoke County School String Program. Originally from Taiwan, she was a member of the Kaohsiung City Symphony Orchestra and Kaohsiung City Chinese Orchestra. She has also performed with New River Valley Symphony Orchestra, Roanoke Symphony Orchestra, Opera Roanoke, and works actively in many chamber music ensembles.
- Research/Production: VT Strings Project
- MAEd, Virginia Tech
- BA, Indiana University - Bloomington