Position: second assistant concertmaster
With the orchestra since: 1995
I'm originally from: China
Age I started studying my instrument: 10
My favorite piece to play on my instrument: scales and arpeggios
My iPod's usually playing: audiobooks
I'm an expert at: eating good food
But I'm really lousy at: cooking
Career path if I hadn't chosen music: I like history and would like to be educated as a history professor.
Funniest concert moment: As a 12 year old on stage playing a recital, a mosquito stung me on the back of my neck. I doubled the speed of what I was playing and afterward got praised by the teacher, and the accompanist apologized because he couldn't keep up with me.