Xian Lu specializes in Chinese wind instruments, the Dizi, Xiao, Bawu and Xun. He studied flute with Chenglong Zhou of the Shanghai Folk Music Orchestra, flutist Jingsheng Dai and Professor Chunling Lu, , the renowned flutist of the Shanghai Conservatory of Music. In 1979 Lu entered the Nanjing Normal University’s Music Department and continued his studies under the tutelage of the famous flutist, Keren Lin. Xian Lu has per formed in many countries, including Australia, the Netherlands, Belgium, Sweden, Russia and the United States. He has an exceptionally pure tone that is as moving as it is artistic, particularly when he interprets the folk music of China’s southern provinces.