Shuhei Yasuda graduated from the Department of Music of the Faculty of Arts and Culture at the Hokkaido University of Education Sapporo Campus in 2000. He was a member of the PMF Orchestra in 1999 and 2000 before going on to spend 2 years in Vienna studying under Herbert Mayr, the solo double bassist of the Wiener Philharmoniker. He has been a member of the Tokyo Symphony Orchestra since 2007. His double bass mentors also include Mitsuo Fujisawa. Yasuda is a part-time lecturer at the Tokai University Department of Arts.