Originally from San Francisco, Oliver Herbert is a young cellist who aspires to share the beauty and thrill of classical music with others through innovative programing and a constant search to connect with diverse audiences. Mr. Herbert's most recent concerto performances include debuts with the Las Vegas Philharmonic and San Jose Chamber Orchestra. Mr. Herbert is the first prize winner of the 2015 Klein International String Competition, and also the recipient of the Pablo Casals Bach Prize at the same event. As an orchestral cellist, Mr. Herbert currently the Associate Principal cellist of Symphony In C in addition to his post as the Principal cellist of the Eastern Sierra Symphony. He also continues to perform regularly with the Curtis Symphony serves as Orchestra.