Bolai studied in primary school of the China Central Conservatory of Music and preparatory of The Hong Kong Academy for Performing Arts. He is currently a student at Curtis Institute of Music in USA since 2011.
Bolai received permanent resident card of US with "Specially Outstanding Talent" in 2014.
Bolai began to perform at the age of 8 and has been invited to perform at several music festivals internationally as well as many solo concerts. Bolai has also released two CDs of Piano including Chopin's 27 Etudes at the age of 14.
Bolai won grand prizes in many important domestic and international competitions, including the First Prize of the Professional Group No. 3 and Grand Prize Of The Professional Groups at the China XingHai Cup National Junior Piano Competition at the age of 11, first prize at the Ukraine International Competition for Young Pianists in Memory of Horowitz at the age of 14, first prize in both Classical group and Romantic group as well as Grand Prize of competition at Italian Cantu International Piano Concerto Competition at the age of 18.