Her latest production"Dance in the moon"was made in Denmark. And her symphony concerts were accompanied by many masters. She embraces Pipa with great sentiments. She spreads traditional Chinese music with deep patriotism. Zhao Cong was born to a family of musicians, studied pipa with her mother at very early age, and developed an extraordinary interest in this ancient Chinese instrument in her childhood. At the age of 13, she won first prize in the Jilin Provincial Competition for Traditional Instrumental Music, and at the age of 16, she won second prize in the National Competition. In 1996, she entered the Central Conservatory of Music for her excellent performance, and followed Professor Li Guang Hua, a renowned music educator in China.
In 1998, Zhao Cong held her first solo concert in Beijing. After the graduation in 2000, she won first place in the professional qualification test hosted by the Ministry of Culture and was recruited as first pipa soloist in the Central Orchestra for Chinese Music in Beijing. She was later elected as a committee member of Young excellent artist by Chinese Culture Ministry. Read more on Last.fm. User-contributed text is available under the Creative Commons By-SA License; additional terms may apply..
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