Minghuan Xu

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MingHuan Xu is an American-Chinese violinist, wife of the pianist Winston Choï, and a member of Chicago-based Ensemble Dal Niente. A multi-faceted and skilled performer, she has been touring internationally as a concerto soloist, duo-recitalist, and a chamber musician. Ms. Xu plays 1758 Nicolas Gagliano violin.

Xu appeared on stage with a few prominent chamber and new music performers, such as Colin Carr, Eugene Drucker, Ilya Kaler, Annie Kavafian, The Pacific String Quartet, St. Petersburg String Quartet, Eighth Blackbird, and The Pittsburgh New Music Ensemble. She was a featured soloist with the City Of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra, The Peninsula Festival Orchestra, The Richmond Symphony, Midland-Odessa Symphony Orchestra, Oak Ridge Symphony Orchestra, Elmhurst Symphony Orchestra, the Wintergreen Festival Orchestra and many other large ensembles around the United States. MingHuan Xu also participated in the CSO's MusicNOW series.

As an acclaimed interpreter of contemporary music, Xu worked closely with William Bolcom, John Corigliano, Gunther Schuller, and Bright Sheng on performances of their music. The artist also commissioned over forty works by Marcos Balter, Burton Beerman, George Flynn, M. William Karlins, Felipe Lara, Jacques Lenot, John Melby, Robert Morris (3), Daniel Weymouth, Jay Alan Yim, Huang Ruo, and other notable composers.
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Minghuan Xu Discography Tracks

Instruments & Performance

EAM-2008 Minghuan Xu - Music From Seamus Volume 17 album art Various Unexpected Things Various - Music From Seamus Volume 17(CD) SEAMUS EAM-2008 US 2008 Sell This Version
innova 758 Minghuan Xu - In C Remixed album art Grand Valley State University New Music Ensemble Grand Valley State University New Music Ensemble - In C Remixed(2xCD, Album) Innova Recordings innova 758 US 2009 Sell This Version
GI-108 Minghuan Xu - In C album art Grand Valley State University New Music Ensemble, Terry Riley Grand Valley State University New Music Ensemble, Terry Riley - In C(CD, Album, Ltd) Ghostly International GI-108 US 2010 Sell This Version
80792-2 Minghuan Xu - Assemblage album art George Lewis The Mangle Of Practice and 1 more… George Lewis - Assemblage(CD, Album) New World Records 80792-2 US 2017 Sell This Version