Gay-Yee Westerhoff

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Gay-Yee Westerhoff
Gay-Yee Westerhoff - Metrocentre 2009.jpg
Gay-Yee Westerhoff of Bond performing at the Metrocentre in Gateshead, 2009
Background information
Born 14 June 1973 (1973-06-14) (age 41)
Hull, East Riding of Yorkshire, England
Occupation(s) Musician
Instruments Cello (acoustic and electric), bass guitar and piano
Associated acts bond
Website www.bondquartet.com

Gay-Yee Westerhoff (born 14 June 1973,[1] in Hull, East Riding of Yorkshire, England), is the Chinese-English cellist of the all female string quartet, Bond.[2]

She studied A-level music at Wyke College in Hull and holds an Honours Degree in music from Trinity College of Music in London.[3] Westerhoff has performed with groups and musicians including Primal Scream, Spice Girls, Talvin Singh, Embrace, Sting, Bryan Adams, Barry Manilow and Vanessa-Mae.

On 3 January 2012 Westerhoff gave birth to a baby boy, Ulysses.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Bonding over babies". The Star Online. 20 October 2011. Westerhoff, 38 
  2. ^ "Gay-Yee Westerhoff". Perfect People. 
  3. ^ "Life after Wyke". Wyke College. Retrieved 2011-09-03. 

External links[edit]