Yun Chu

violinist Yun ChuYun Chu joined the SFS violin section in 2002. He received his early training at the Shanghai Conservatory of Music and served as concertmaster on two concert tours with the Asian Youth Orchestra under Sergiu Commissiona, where he also performed as soloist with Yo-Yo Ma. While a student at the University of Southern California, he was selected to participate in the Schleswig-Holstein Festival in Germany, where he played under such conductors as Christoph Eschenbach, Vladimir Spivakov, and Mstislav Rostropovich, and was subsequently appointed concertmaster of the Festival Orchestra. Learn more about Yun Chu at

(February 2018)