Yussif Barakat

Double Bass

Yussif Barakat is currently living in The Netherlands where he actively participates as a bassist in the fields of early music and jazz. In 2019 he received his double Master of Music degrees in double bass and violone from the Royal Conservatoire, Den Haag. Yussif has performed with the Netherlands Bach Society, Balthasar Nuemann Choir & Ensamble, and the Orchestra of the 18th Century, amongst others. He was awarded first prize for historically informed solo at the Viennese Bass days held in Amsterdam 2019.