Violinist MingHuan Xu is a multi-faceted performer with unique communicative abilities. She has delighted audiences with her passion, incredible technique, sensitivity and charisma.

Her versatility allows her to perform an eclectic mix of musical styles ranging from the standard works to avant-garde contemporary repertoire. She has performed extensively as a concerto soloist, duo-recitalist and chamber musician all across China, Europe, North America and South America.

Previously Assistant Professor of Violin at Grand Valley State University, she is now on the faculty at the Chicago College of Performing Arts at Roosevelt University.

MingHuan plays on a 1758 Nicolas Gagliano violin.

She enjoys cooking, loves animals, is an aspiring interior decorator, and loves cuddling with her twin children, Ethan and Lillian.