Ge Xiaozhe (葛晓哲) graduated from the Yong Siew Toh Conservatory of Music with a Bachelor of Music (Honours) Degree and studied with Prof. Thomas Hecht, Head of Piano Studies. His teachers also include pianists Lori Kaufman and Melvyn Tan. As winner of the Conservatory Concerto Competition, he performed the Prokofiev Piano Concerto No. 3 with the Singapore Symphony Orchestra in 2014. Xiaozhe has also worked with several world-renowned musicians such as Vadim Repin, Midori, Cho-Liang Lin, Nam-Yun Kim and Takashi Shimizu in masterclasses. He was an official accompanist for the Singapore International Violin Competition in 2015.
Xiaozhe is now a full-time instructor of kids’ philharmonic@sg and is also an accompanist for the studio of Prof. Qian Zhou, Head of String Studies at the Yong Siew Toh Conservatory of Music.