Thai cellist Panyaphat Wongwechwiwat has performed in numerous renowned concert venues including Carnegie Hall in New York City, Royal Festival Hall and Wigmore Hall in London, Musikverein in Vienna, and Suntory Hall in Tokyo. He has had the opportunities to perform and work with conductors such as Valery Gergiev, Alan Gilbert, Leonard Slatkin, Bernard Haitink, Esa-Pekka Salonen, Edward Gardner, and Itzhak Perlman, and played in master classes for Frans Helmerson and Raphael Wallfisch. Having initially studied abroad at the famous Purcell School in London UK, in May 2016 he became the first Thai musician to have graduated with a Bachelor of Music degree from The Juilliard School in New York, one of the most prestigious and selective music conservatories in the world. Panyaphat is currently playing with the Royal Bangkok Symphony Orchestra as Assistant Principal Cellist. He had also worked with Thailand Philharmonic Orchestra, Siam Philharmonic Orchestra, and Pro Music, and is a member of the popular JEEB Bangkok Ensemble. As well as teaching at RBSS, Panyaphat is a cello tutor at Thai Youth Orchestra.