Xian Zhuo

Xian Z.

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Teaching Locations:
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Levels taught:
Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
Take lessons from international award winning cellist with education from Royal Northern College of music, Yale University and University of Southern California.

About Xian Z.

Cellist XIAN is an extraordinarily talented young international artist of great originality. His stunning technique, sensitivity and superb artistry has propelled him to the coveted 2011 Isidor Handler Award (First Prize) at the 38th Dr. Luis Sigall International Cello Competition in Chile. Apart from the Isidor Handler Award, he has won top prizes in numerous competitions, scholarship and awards including 1st prize in the Corpus Christi International Competition, Loeb/Louviere International Competition, Redlands Bowl Young Artist Competition, Parness Young Artists Concerto Competition, La Jolla Symphony & Chorus Young Artists Competition, and Fé Bland Foundation Music Awards.
Xian has received his professional education at the University of Southern California, Yale University, the Royal Northern College of Music and Shanghai Conservatory on full scholarships.

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Xian is a wonderful teacher. He's very patient and can diagnose your problems and give you useful tips on how to fix them. I have greatly benefited from his teaching.

Posted Apr 11, 2020

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Experience

Cellist
Sep 2013 - Present

San Diego Symphony Orchestra

Education

Artist Deploma
Sep 2007 - May 2010

University of Southern California

Master of Music
Sep 2004 - May 2006

Yale University

Bachelor of Music
Sep 2001 - Jun 2004

Royal Northern College of Music

Languages

Chinese

Fluent / Native Proficiency

English

Professional Proficiency

Awards

1st Prize
Oct 2011

38th Dr. Luis Sigall International Cello Competition

Semi Finalist
Jul 2011

International Tchaikovsky Competition

1st Prize
Apr 2011

Redlands Bowl Young Artist Competition

1st Prize
Nov 2010

Parness Young Artists Concerto Competition

1st Prize
Jul 2010

Loeb/Louviere International Competition

1st Prize, Best Cello Performance Award
Mar 2010

Corpus Christi International Competition

1st Prize
May 2009

La Jolla Symphony & Chorus Young Artists Competition

1st Prize
Aug 2000

China National Cello Competition

Affiliations

American Symphony Orchestra League
Mar 2014
The League of American Orchestras leads, supports, and champions America’s orchestras and the vitality of the music they perform. Its diverse membership of approximately 800 orchestras across North America runs the gamut from world-renowned symphonies to community groups, from summer festivals to student and youth ensembles. The only national organization dedicated solely to the orchestral experience, the League is a nexus of knowledge and innovation, advocacy, and leadership advancement for managers, musicians, volunteers, and boards. Its conferences and events, award-winning Symphony magazine, website, and other publications inform music lovers around the world about orchestral activity and developments. Founded in 1942 and chartered by Congress in 1962, the League links a national network of thousands of instrumentalists, conductors, managers and administrators, board members, volunteers, and business partners.

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