“Unforgettable was double bassist Xavier Foley’s wrenching solo, which barreled with cadenza-like vitality into a ferocious finish.”—The Cornell Daily Sun
Xavier Foley has appeared as soloist with the Atlanta Symphony, Nashville Symphony, the Brevard Concert Orchestra, the Sphinx Symphony Orchestra, and with the Sphinx Virtuosi, both in Carnegie Hall and on a national tour. He will be a resident artist of the Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center’s CMS Two program, beginning in the 2018-2019 season. As a winner of the Young Concert Artists International Auditions in 2016, he makes his New York and Washington, D.C. debuts in Merkin Concert Hall and the Kennedy Center, as only the second double bassist in YCA’s history. Mr. Foley also captured First Prize at the 2014 Sphinx Competition and at the International Society of Bassists Competition in 2011. He has performed with the Jupiter Symphony Chamber Players, the New York String Orchestra in Carnegie Hall, and has participated in the Marlboro Music Festival and the Delaware Chamber Music Festival.