Originally from Shanghai, China, violinist Zou Yu has performed around the world and currently performs as a member of the San Diego Symphony. Her festival appearances include Verbier, Tanglewood, Aspen, Lucerne and more. From 2013-16, she was a member of the New Haven Symphony, and from 2016-17 she served as the Assistant Principal Second Violin of the San Diego Symphony. Throughout her professional career, she has had the privilege of performing at renowned venues including the Shanghai Concert Hall, John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, Markin Hall in New York City, Royal Danish Academy of Music in Copenhagen, Château de Fontainebleau in France and Scotch College Symphony in Australia. Ms. Yu completed her studies at the Oberlin Conservatory and Yale School of Music, with teachers Ani Kavafian, Milan Vitek, Glenn Dicterow, Lisa Kim and David Kim.