Ling Ling Huang - Violin

Ling Ling Huang started violin at the age of 4 with her mother Lilan Z. Huang. She continued studying violin with Fredell Lack until her admission to the Cleveland Institute of Music at the age of 15. There, while studying with Paul Kantor, she won the concerto competition and performed the Stravinsky Violin Concerto with the C.I.M. Orchestra. While at CIM, Ms. Huang was a member of the Ariadne String Quartet winning the 2012 bronze medal at the Fischoff National Chamber Music Competition and the Coleman Chamber Ensemble Competition Barstowe Prize with them. Most recently, Ms. Huang performed the Britten Violin Concerto with the Shepherd School Symphony as a result of winning the Concerto Competition in 2014 at Rice University’s Shepherd School of Music where she is continuing her studies with Paul Kantor in the Artist Diploma Program. Ms. Huang is a current substitute violinist in the New York Philharmonic, the Houston Symphony, the Houston Grand Opera, and has been substitute concertmaster of the Houston Ballet Orchestra. In her free time, she enjoys writing on her website www.linglinghuang.com.