Hailed by famous German music critic Harald Eggebrecht for playing “with superior awareness of form, structure, and sound”, Chinese-German violinist Leonard Fu’s love for music began at an early age when his two older sisters were practicing the violin and the piano and Fu started imitating the melodies on the piano by ear. Despite being non-musicians themselves his parents saw his potential and enabled him his first piano lesson at age four and his first violin lesson at age seven which later became his main instrument.
Since then, Fu has performed on three different continents in several countries, amongst them Germany, China, Russia, the United States, Italy, and Spain. He is an active soloist and chamber musician and has played concerts with major orchestras such as the Bremer Kammerphilharmonie, the Hamburger Symphoniker, and the NDR Radio Philharmonic Orchestra, and collaborated with conductors such as Alexander Shelley and Andrew Manze. Chamber partners have been Manuel Fischer-Dieskau, Gregor Horsch, Peijun Xu,…Read more