陸軼文 Yiwen Lu
One of the best-known erhu players in China, Yiwen Lu is director of the Erhu Committee of the China Nationalities Orchestra Society, and currently teaches erhu at the Shanghai Conservatory of Music.
Her major awards include the Erhu Youth Group’s highest performance award at the 4th Wenhua Prize in 2012 and the Gold Medal of the 10th Golden Bell Award Erhu Competition in 2015. She was also listed among “The Top Ten Chinese Erhu Players” by CCTV in 2014. In 2019 she was selected into the Training Programme for Young Writers and Artists in Shanghai, and won a subsidy from the National Art Foundation Supporting the Young Talents Programme – Performing Arts.
In recent years she has been active in performing and promoting the erhu all over the world. She was invited to perform at the Opening Ceremony of 2016 China-Egypt Cultural Year. As a soloist, she has collaborated with major orchestras and given concerts in the Antarctic Great Wall Station, the United States, Germany, Switzerland, Austria, Belgium, Israel, Singapore, Japan, Egypt, Taiwan and Hong Kong.