Sheena, violin

Born and raised in Taiwan, Sheena picked up the violin at the age of 8 under the tutelage of Ni Guo-Liang. In a short span of 10 years, she was already performing Sibelius’ Violin Concerto with the National Feng-Hsin High School Orchestra. Upon completion of her high school education, she triumphed over many of her peers by clinching 2nd place in the National Universities Violin Audition. Sheena has also had masterclasses with an impressive number of esteemed musicians such as Anne Sophie Mutter, Penny Thompson Kruse, Plays Guillaume, David Takeno, Hu Nai-Yuan and Wang Hong. In 2008, she had the rare opportunity to receive coaching from the Alban Berg Quartet.

Sheena is currently under full scholarship for her undergraduate violin studies, under the tutelage of Zuo Jun. Lan Shin also enjoys singing and playing the piano and cello.