Ju-Fang Liu is the Principal Bassist of the Indianapolis Symphony Orchestra, a position she has held since 2003. Before her appointment to the ISO, she performed for a year with the Kansas City Symphony, followed by a fellowship with the New World Symphony in Miami.
Ju-Fang was born and raised in Taiwan and came to the United States to attend the Interlochen Arts Academy High School. There she met renowned double bass pedagogue Lawrence Hurst and subsequently attended the Jacob School of Music at Indiana University to study with him and another esteemed bass teacher, Bruce Bransby. Ju-Fang received a Bachelors’s and Masters’s degree in Bass Performance from IU.