Wei-Yang Andy Lin
Taiwanese born violist and erhuist, Andy is the artistic director and founder of the New Asia Chamber Music Society. He has appeared as soloist on both viola and erhu with orchestras such as the Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra, the Grant Park Symphony Orchestra, the Chamber Orchestra of Philadelphia, Orford Academy Orchestra, Yonkers Philharmonic Orchestra, Incheon Philharmonic, Children’s Orchestra Symphony, New York Classical Players and the Juilliard Orchestra. He has performed the erhu solo part at the U.S. Premiere of Sir Peter Maxwell Davie’s “Kommilitonen!”, as well as the world premiere of Jeeyoung Kim’s “Engraft” for solo erhu and string orchestra. He also premiered Winnie Lan-In Yang’s “Fantasy for Erhu and Strings”. He has been invited by the Metropolitan Museum to give recitals at their Gallery Concert Series and Patrons Lounge Concert. He is the founding member of the award winning string quartet, the Amphion String Quartet, which was on the roster of the Lincoln Center Chamber Music Society CMS2 Program from 2013~2016.