Alex Zhou, violin
2018 Gold Medalist
Klein International String Competition
Concert Sunday, April 19, 2020
Alex Zhou, 17, is the 2018 Gold Medalist winner of the 33rd Annual Klein International String Competition. He studies under the tutelage of Zhao Wei at the Pre-College Division of the San Francisco Conservatory of Music. Alex has won numerous awards, including 1st Place at the 2010 Menuhin-Dowling Competition, the 2011 CMTANC Competition, the 2011 Pacic Musical Competition, the 2012 CYS Concerto Competition, the 2012 Andrea Postacchini International Violin Competition, Grand Prize at the 2012 Mondavi Center Competition, and 4th Place and Composer’s Prize at the 2014 Menuhin International Violin Competition.
In 2009, Alex was invited to play at Carnegie Hall for the American Fine Arts Festival. He has performed with several orchestras, such as the California Youth Symphony, Palo Alto Philharmonic, University of Texas Orchestra, Symphony Parnassus, Camellia Symphony Orchestra, and Master Sinfonia Chamber Orchestra. Alex performed on NPR public radio in 2012.
Tickets are $25 advance, $5 more day of performance, youth 7-17 free with adult.
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