Chen Da Wei

Section Violin
Da Wei Chen (Chen Da Wei)

Born in Shanghai, Chen Da Wei began studying the violin at the age of eight. He was a pupil of the great Tan Shu Zhen, professor at the Shanghai Conservatory of Music. In his youth he was a prize-winner at the Shanghai Young Musicians Competition and went on to play with the Shanghai Symphony Orchestra for eight years. In 1989 he joined the Singapore Symphony Orchestra as a first violinist.