Leonard Fu

Leonard Fu, violin (Hamburg, Germany) has performed as a soloist with the Kammerphilharmonie Bremen, the NDR Radiophilharmonic Orchestra, and the Frankfurt Radio Symphony Orchestra, under the batons of Alexander Shelley, Andrew Manze, and Elias Grandy. He has performed chamber music with Laurence Lesser, Kim Kashkashian, Janine Jansen, Jörg Widmann, the Kuss Quartet, Thomas Riebl, and Amihai Grosz. Leonard’s teachers include Lara Lev, Tanja Becker-Bender, and Donald Weilerstein, with whom he is currently pursuing his M.M degree at New England Conservatory, as well as serving as his teaching assistant. He has been laureate of the Postacchini, Lipizer, Tonali, Joachim, and “Ton und Erklärung” competitions and receives scholarship from the Studienstiftung des deutschen Volkes and the Abraham Skernick Memorial Presidential Scholarship. Leonard plays a 1680 Antonio Stradivari loan by the Deutsche Stiftung Musikleben. Previous Yellow Barn musician (2018, 2019)