Quinn Kun Liu

Cello

Portland, OR
12 Played at 12 groupmuses!

Quinn Kun Liu

Cello

About

Born in Xinjiang, China, Quinn Kun Liu began her cello studies at age of eight and won her first cello competition at ten.She received her Bachelor’s Degree in Cello Performance at The Shanghai Conservatory of Music in China and Master’s Degree from University of Cincinnati, College-Conservatory of Music (CCM) where she received a full scholarship.
As an orchestra musician, Quinn has served as the principal cello and cellist in a variety of orchestras such as the Oregon Sinfonietta, Oregon Pro Arte Chamber Orchestra, San Diego Symphony Orchestra, Inland Valley Symphony, Hangzhou Philharmonic Orchestra and Shanghai Philharmonic Orchestra in China. Quinn is an active chamber musician and she has been invited and performed in several music festivals in the States and Asia. In addition to music performance, Quinn is very experienced in teaching cello as well as working in musical administration.
Quinn moved to Portland, Oregon on 2017. She's grateful to share her music and passion in the area.

Music

Cello Suite No. 1 in G Major, BWV 1007, J. S. Bach (1685-1750)
Cello Suite No. 2 in G Major, BWV 1008, J. S. Bach (1685-1750)
Cello Suite No. 3 in G Major, BWV 1009, J. S. Bach (1685-1750)
Cello Suite No. 4 in G Major, BWV 1010, J. S. Bach (1685-1750)
Cello Suite No. 5 in G Major, BWV 1011, J. S. Bach (1685-1750)
Sonata for Piano and cello in D Major, Op. 6, No. 6, Pietro Locatelli (1695-1764)
Cello Concerto No.1 in C major, Hob.VIIb:1, Joseph Haydn (1732-1809)
Cello Concerto No.2 in D major, Hob.VIIb:2, Joseph Haydn (1732-1809)
Cello Sonata No.1 in F Major, Op.5 No.1, Ludwig van Beethoven (1770-1827)
Cello Sonata No.2 in G minor, Op.5 No.2, Ludwig van Beethoven (1770-1827)
Cello Sonata No.3 in A Major, Op.69 , Ludwig van Beethoven (1770-1827)
Cello Sonata No.5 in D Major, Op.102 No.2, Ludwig van Beethoven (1770-1827)
Sonata for cello and piano, Op. 65, Frederic Chopin (1810-1849)
Cello Concerto in A minor, Op. 129, Robert Schumann (1810-1856)
Fantasiestücke, Op. 73, Robert Schumann (1810-1856)
Cello Concerto in D minor, Édouard Lalo (1823 -1892)
Sonata for piano and cello No.1 in E minor, Op. 38, Johannes Brahms (1833-1897)
Sonata for piano and cello No.2 in F Major, Op.99, Johannes Brahms (1833-1897)
Cello Concerto No.1, Op.33, Camille Saint-Saëns (1835-1921)
Nocturne, Op. 19 No. 4, Pyotr Tchaikovsky (1840-1893)
Variations on a Rococo Theme, Op.33, Pyotr Tchaikovsky (1840-1893)
Cello Concerto in B minor Op. 104, Antonín Dvořák (1841-1904)
Cello Concerto in E minor Op. 85, Edward Elgar (1857-1934)
Sonata for cello and Piano in G Minor, Op. 19, Sergei Rachmaninoff (1893-1945)
Cello Concerto No. 1 in G minor, Dmitri Kabalevsky (1904-1987)
Le Grand Tango, Astor Piazzolla (1921-1992)
Sonata for cello solo, György Ligeti (1923-2006)

Videos

Audio

Ensemble profiles

Past groupmuses (12)

  • Living room

    Orchid Trio -Evening of Delightful String Chamber music in Sellwood

    Saturday, Apr 20, 2024 6:30 PM PDT

    • Neighborhood: Sellwood
    • Instruments: Violin, viola, cello
    • Price: $5 to reserve, $20+ at event

    Happened about 2 months ago

  • 4th @ Chelsea

    Sunday, Dec 22, 2019 5:00 PM PST

    • Neighborhood: Arranmore (Garden Home)
    • Composers: offenbach, Barriere, Gliere
    • Instruments: cello duo
    • Price: $5 to reserve, $20+ at event

    Happened over 4 years ago

  • Tendue Muse!

    Monday, Dec 9, 2019 7:00 PM PST

    • Neighborhood: Southeast Portland, Portland
    • Composers: Mendelssohn, J.Henry Hopkins
    • Instruments: String trio
    • Price: $5 to reserve, $20+ at event

    Happened over 4 years ago

  • The third at Chelsea

    Friday, Nov 15, 2019 8:30 PM PST

    • Neighborhood: Arranmore (Garden Home)
    • Composers: Schubert,Piazzolla, Vivaidi
    • Instruments: String trio
    • Price: $5 to reserve, $20+ at event

    Happened over 4 years ago

  • Springville Farms Groupmuse

    Friday, Aug 16, 2019 7:00 PM PDT

    • Neighborhood: Forest Park, Portland
    • Composers: Brahms, Schubert, Mozart, Piazzola
    • Instruments: String trio
    • Price: $5 to reserve, $20+ at event

    Happened almost 5 years ago

  • A HiFiMuse: Always Enchanting

    Saturday, Mar 2, 2019 6:00 PM PST

    • Neighborhood: Cooper Mountain - Aloha North, Beaverton
    • Price: $5 to reserve, $20+ at event

    Happened over 5 years ago

  • Tendue Muse!

    Tuesday, Feb 26, 2019 7:00 PM PST

    • Neighborhood: Southeast Portland, Portland
    • Price: $5 to reserve, $20+ at event

    Happened over 5 years ago

  • Tendue Muse!

    Wednesday, Nov 14, 2018 7:00 PM PST

    • Neighborhood: Southeast Portland, Portland
    • Composers: Beethoven, Donhanyi, Schubert
    • Instruments: string trio
    • Price: $5 to reserve, $20+ at event

    Happened over 5 years ago

  • Classical Jam with Two Cellist

    Sunday, Oct 14, 2018 4:00 PM PDT

    • Neighborhood: Bethany, Portland
    • Composers: Gliere, Haydn, Boccherini, Offenbach
    • Instruments: cello duet
    • Price: $5 to reserve, $20+ at event

    Happened over 5 years ago

  • Outdoors

    HiFi-muse in the Sorta Summer House garden

    Friday, Sep 21, 2018 6:00 PM PDT

    • Neighborhood: Northeast Portland, Portland
    • Composers: Beethoven, Bach, Handel, Albrechtsberger
    • Instruments: violin cello duo
    • Price: $5 to reserve, $20+ at event

    Happened over 5 years ago

  • NoPo Muse

    Saturday, Aug 11, 2018 7:30 PM PDT

    • Neighborhood: Piedmont, Portland
    • Composers: Bach, Beethoven, Hindemith, Lutoslawski
    • Instruments: viola and cello duo
    • Price: $5 to reserve, $20+ at event

    Happened almost 6 years ago

  • Romantic Cello Groupmuse

    Monday, May 21, 2018 7:00 PM PDT

    • Neighborhood: Southeast Tabor, Portland
    • Composers: Faure, Schumann, Tchaikovsky, Beethoven
    • Instruments: Cello and Piano
    • Price: $5 to reserve, $20+ at event

    Happened about 6 years ago