When Violin meets Viola !

November 27th, 2017

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Highlights from the event
Violin concerto(with piano)
Violin and Viola


Music Workshop

Everything you need to know about learning instruments.

by Ross Weng & Amy Yuan


Music Scholarship

Scholarship for talented young musicians. 


Master Class

Free string master class by Amy Yuan for scholarship audition students. 


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Special Speaking Guests
Ross Weng

Weng Shunyan, started learning violin at age of 4. He was a former student of Professor Feifei Wu of Shanghai Conservatory of Music. In the past few years, he also attended master classes at National University of Music and Performing Arts, Vienna, focusing on conducting, violin and chamber music from Professor Kurt Schmid and Professor Elizabeth Kropfitsch respectively.


He was a former 1st violinist, violist, and finally a principal of viola at Symphony Orchestra of the Shanghai Oriental Little Companion Art Group, He was the deputy concert master and the principal of the 2nd violin at University of Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra, USA. He is now a violist and the principal of viola at Shanghai City Symphony Orchestra. His expertise in teaching ABRSM lesson is among one of the popular instrumental teachers at iStage.

Amy Yuan
  • Full scholarships at Millfield School and Royal Academy of Music, Bachelor and masters honours degrees.
  • The only Chinese Concert master in the history of National Youth Orchestra of Great Britain.
  • Awarded ‘Candide Prize’ by LOS St. Luke’s String Academy for ‘the Most Promising Musician’.
  • Hosted solo and chamber concerts across Europe and China.
  • Worked with London Symphony Orchestra, London Chamber Orchestra and Oxford Philharmusica.


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Music Workshop



01. Instruments and learning plan 

·Choose the “right” instrument and the “right” age to start a music lesson.

·Guide your child to make their own learning plan.


02.Exam and Grading

·What to choose: exam or the enjoyment of play music.

·What's more important: technique or passion for music.

·What do the universities want.


03.The purpose of learning music

From a child who disliked practicing to a professional musician: experiences shared by the special speaking guests.


04.Benefit about learning / making music

Music and art can help a child improve academic performance.


Scholarship Audition

We are looking for:violin/viola/cello/flute/clarinet,7+ years old, at least 1 year relevant instrument learning experience.


  • 2 Full scholarship for string instrument.
  • 1 Half scholarship for wind instrument. 

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2 pm-2.30 pm  Registration

2.30 pm-3 pm  Concert 

3 pm-4.30 pm   Workshop by Amy & Ross

4.30 pm-4.45 pm Q&A

4.45 pm-5.15 pm Individual Audition

5.15 pm-5.45 pm Master Class with Amy Yuan

5.45 pm-6.15 pm Mingle Time


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Event Information


Time:December 3nd, 2.30 pm-6.15 pm


Benefit:Share this event information on your WeChat moment, sent us the screenshot get a trial lesson voucher valued at 200 RMB(music, dance or winter camp group lesson only).

Only 50 seats are available,  Press to extract QR code for registration.



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Contact Us


WeChat: ISA_2016

Tel: 5072 5172


Address: 2/F, 1088 Plaza, No.1078 South Pudong Road