Sandy Xu

Sandy Zhiyu Xu graduated from Sydney Conservatorium High School in 2010, where he studied with Conall McClure. He continued his studies in Switzerland at the Haute Ecole de Musique de Lausanne, where he received his Bachelor and Masters Degree of Arts studying under Jean- Louis Capezzali and Vincent G. Balmaz. In 2023 he completed his studies with Nick Deutsch and Lin Qing at the Hochschule für Musik und Theater “Felix Mendelssohn Bartholdy” in Leipzig, where he obtained his “Meisterklasse” (doctorate) diploma with highest distinction.

Sandy is a laureate of the prestigious Geneva Competition in 2021.He has been invited to work with orchestras such as the MDR Orchestra of Leipzig, Opera Australia Orchestra, Gottingen Symphony Orchestra, Suisse Romande Orchestra, New Zealand Symphony Orchestra, Western Australia Symphony Orchestra, Melbourne Symphony Orchestra and the Swedish Chamber Orchestra.

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