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Sun Zhuo

Sun Zhuo, one of today's finest guzheng performers, was born in Xi'an, China. She has given concerts at major venues in mainland China, Hong Kong and Macau, and has worked with several major orchestras there. She has won numerous prizes and accolades, including the Millennium Guzheng Competition in Taiwan in 2001. She is one of a new generation of Chinese performers devoted to exploiting the rich musical possibilities of the instrument, and has worked with some of China's finest contemporary composers. She has collaborated with several prestigious ensembles in Britain and Germany. Her solo performances have been recorded and broadcast by BBC3, and she has released a number of albums. Now based in London, she is in high demand as a guzheng player both in China and abroad.