Matt Zory head shot

Matthew Zory, Jr.

Instrument: Bass

Education: Oscar Zimmerman, Orin O'Brien

Hometown: New York

Current neighborhood: Wyoming, Ohio

Joined the CSO in 1993

Favorite orchestral work: Love playing symphonies by Mahler and Sibelius.

Hobbies: Photography; now working on making platinum palladium prints.     

How can the Orchestra make the world a better place? A live concert is its own organism, encouraging and allowing us to meditate, look inward and explore universal feelings in a communal, arguably church-or-temple-like setting.