Ms. Qi began to study the violin at the age of 5, and was admitted to the Youth Symphony Orchestra at the age of 10; At the age of 15, she entered the 5-years program of music education at the Normal University.After graduating she entered the Central Conservatory of Music to further study violin performance.
She began a violinist in 2002 and has participated in quartet performances, popular recordings, folk music collections, etc. After several years of extensive use of music and reflections, she decided to start a new career as teaching violin in 2008. she has accumulated a great deal of teaching experience in The International Montessori School of Beijing (MSB) and Korean schools in Hangzhou and has been rated as the Teacher of The Year 2011 and 2012.
In 2013, she moved to San Francisco with her husband, then had two lovely daughters. She spent most of the time with them. She used her spare time to guide nearby students to perfect the skills of the school string orchestra. In September of 2018, she will join The Palo Alto Philharmonic AssociationPhilharmonic as the 1st violin.
Violin &Viola Instructor