Fangxi Liu


Hometown: Shenyang, China
Alma mater: Bard College Conservatory of Music
Appearances: Bowdoin International Music Festival, 2013; Hong Kong Philharmonic Orchestra, 2009–10; Morningside Music Bridge International Music Festival, 2007
Musical origins: I began playing violin at age 4.
Favorite piece to play: Edvard Grieg’s Violin Sonata No. 3
Which composer would have had the best social media: Beethoven
Favorite non-classical musician: Ella Fitzgerald
Best song to have on repeat: “Autumn Leaves” by Eric Clapton
Last book read: Le Voleur d’ombres by Marc Lévy
Favorite painting: Along the River During the Qingming Festival by Zhang Zeduan