jocelyn zhu

\\ Violinist //

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Violinist Jocelyn Zhu has performed in Asia, Europe, and North America, appearing in venues such as Carnegie Hall, Alice Tully Hall, and National Sawdust. She has worked with leading musicians of this generation, including David Finckel, Alan Gilbert, Joseph Kalichstein, Itzhak Perlman, and Esa-Pekka Salonen. She has been featured on PBS, Good Morning America, The Today Show, and WQXR, and has played for dignitaries and celebrities worldwide, including Beyoncé, Joe Biden, Jerry Seinfeld, Steven Spielberg, and Andrew Lloyd Webber. Jocelyn is a recipient of the Tarisio Trust Young Artists Grant, the Juilliard School Career Grant, the National Trustees Grant, the US Embassy Berlin Grant, and the Performing Arts Consortium Grant. She is the founder and director of Concerts for Compassion, an organization benefiting refugees worldwide that has reached over thirty countries.


Jocelyn began her university studies at age fourteen at Belhaven University in pre-medical studies and violin, graduating Cum Laude. She subsequently earned her Master of Music Degree from The Juilliard School in 2017.

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The Chelsea Music Festival//

New York, NY

WQXR Young Artists Showcase//

New York, NY

The Clarion//

Tegucigalpa, Honduras

The Juilliard School//

New York, NY

National Sawdust//

New York, NY


Munich, Germany


wqxr young artists showcase