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  • date of birth: May 10, 1995
  • currently studying at the Royal Academy of Music with Prof. Jo Cole and Christoph Richter;
  • studied at Shanghai Conservatory with Prof. Li Jiwu;
  • participated in masterclasses given by Jian Wang, Steven Isserlis, David Geringas, Colin Carr, Mario Brunello, Martti Rousi;
  • plays on a Francesco Rugeri King George IV cello from 1695.


First Round

Piatti Caprice Op. 25 No. 2

Haydn Cello Concerto No. 1 in C major Hob. VIIb/1

Schumann Adagio and Allegro in A flat major Op. 70

Second Round

Brahms Cello Sonata No. 1 in E minor Op. 38

Ligeti Sonata for Solo Cello

Rostropovich Humoresque Op. 5


Enescu Cello Sonata No. 2 in C major Op. 26

Prokofiev Cello Sonata in C major Op. 119


Dvořák Cello Concerto in B minor Op. 104