Qiong Hulsey, Violin
Violinist Qiong Hulsey is a regular performer with the Dallas Chamber Symphony, and has been with the Fort Worth Symphony Orchestra since 1997, with several hiatuses. She ventured to Tampa, Florida for two years to play in the Florida Orchestra, conducted Jahja Ling. She also played with the Utah Symphony as Principal Second Violin for one year.
Mrs. Hulsey began playing violin at age 5; her father was her first teacher. She received her Bachelor of Music Performance from Xinhai Conservatory in China, and was concertmistress of the Xinhai Conservatory orchestra during that time. She was also a finalist in the Chinese National Competition in 1990. In addition, she was appointed to make a recording that included 38 pieces by various composers for young children by the Ministry of Education of the city of Guangzhou.
She lives in Arlington with her husband, Terry and two daughters, Miranda and Helen. She enjoys gardening and walking her dog Zoe.
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