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Angela Lou | Viola
Angela has been an active violist in classical and pop performances since year 2003, after which she graduated from University of Putra Malaysia. She has also obtained the FTCL and LTCL Diploma in Viola Performance of Trinity College of London. She facilites tutorials in UITM, UPM, UCSI, UPSI, ASWARA, Kolej Yayasan Saad Melaka, and Alice Smith International School. She is the guest violist for the Malaysian Philharmonic Orchestra, Macao Orchestra, Malaysia Nasional Symphony Orchestra and RTM Orchestra as well. She is the violist in Space Age Production, which toured to Taiwan, Japan and Jakarta.
Angela has learned with Wang Zheng, Giovanni Pasini, Lim Soon Lee, Boris Berman, Daniel Trgina, Toko Inomoto, and Judit Kelemen to name a few. She has participated in masterclasses with Wolfram Christ, Gilad Karni, Michael Gieler and Jay Liu Yun Jie.
Angela was the violin tutor of the Pluck & Bow Encounter 2012-13. She was invited to the music camp: CISMA (2005) and AYO (2004, 06, 08, 10) and performed on tour to Japan, China, Taiwan, Hong Kong, Singapore, Philippines, Thailand and Malaysia. Angela has had the opportunity to work with world-class artists such as: Okko Kamu, Sergiu Comissiona, Benjamin Zander, Charles Dutoit, Edo de Waart, Hannu Lintu, Hugh Wolff Chantal Juillet, Gary Graffman, Kirill Gerstein, Nikolaj Znaider, Wang Jian, Alban Gerhardt, Alisa Weilerstein, Elmar Oliveira, Stefan Jackiw, Sarah Chang, Maria Isabel Siewers, Sarah Brightman, IL Divo, Russell Watson, Fish Leong, Aska Yong, Liang Wen Ying, Jacky Cheung and David Tao, to name a few.