Duan Fei ( Chinese Music )

Date: 16 September 2015

Time: 19:00 – 20:30

1992-1998 Attended the high school affiliated to the Beijing Central Conservatory of Music.

1999-2003 Studied at the Traditional Instruments Department of Beijing Central Conservatory of Music, Beijing of China.,Majored in Chinese traditional percussion instrument, Professor Wang Jian Hua as the very respected tutor.

Acted as the Minister of National Youth Orchestra Percussion's Group of Central Conservatory of Music ,Beijing of China During the school and recorded albums for philharmonics (Tan Dun--Xi bei zu qu•Fire Sacrifice; Tang Jian Ping--Hou tu•Spring and Autumn Period; Xu Chang Jun-The Dragon’s Dance.etc.).

12-2000 Won the percussion music champion of youth group in the‘LongYIn-Cup’ National Instrumental Music Competition of Central Conservatory of Music.

07-2003 Graduated from Central Conservatory of Music with outstanding academic results and received the bachelor’s degree of Chinese traditional percussion music.

06-2004 Entered University of Music and Performing Arts Vienna. Learned about Solo Timpanist from Austrian National Radio Symphony Orchestra Principal Percussion, Professor Gerhard Windbacher. Apprenticed to Professor Walter Veigl, Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra Percussion. Received further train from Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra Percussion and Professor Kurt Prihoda, and Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra Solo Timpanist and Professor Anton Mittermayr.

06-2007 Received the bachelor’s degree of Orchestra Percussion of University of Music and Performing Arts Vienna.02-2011 Gained the Master’s degree in Orchestra Percussion of University of Music and Performing Arts Vienna.