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Ning Feng (China)

Ning Feng was born in Chengdu, China, and studied at the Sichuan Conservatory of Music and the Royal Academy of Music, London. He won second prize in the Menuhin Competition 2000, first prize in the 2006 International Violin Competition ‘Premio Paganini’, and prizes at the Hannover International Violin Competition, the Queen Elisabeth Music Competition, and also first prize at the Michael Hill International Violin Competition. Feng has performed with orchestras such as the Budapest Festival Orchestra and Berlin Konzerthaus Orchestra, Russian State Symphony, Orchestre National de Lyon and in halls such as Sydney Opera House, Moscow’s Great Hall, Vienna Konzerthaus, Berlin Konzerthaus, Shanghai Oriental Arts Centre and Beijing’s NCPA. Feng records for Channel Classics in the Netherlands. His latest recording features Bruch’s Scottish Fantasy and Tchaikovsky’s Violin Concerto with the Deutsches Symphonie-Orchester Berlin. Feng teaches at the Musikhochschule Lübeck and Hochschule für Musik Hans Eisler Berlin. Full biography