Yap Ling (叶凌), violin
Jonathan Oh (胡万兴), violoncello
Loo Bang Hean(卢邦贤), piano
About the MP3rio…
As a much sought-after violin tutor, Yap Ling was invited by the ABRSM to conduct violin seminars as well as masterclasses around Malaysia in 2004. He conducted the Miri Orchestra and Choir (MOC) in January 2005. Yap Ling has performed widely both locally and overseas as a violin soloist and in chamber music. His performances have taken him to Singapore, Indonesia, Brunei, Hong Kong, Germany, Italy, France, New Zealand, Australia, Japan, Moscow (Russia), China and USA.
“..mastery of his instrument is astounding…his tone, power and musicality are superb..” The Sunday Mail
Jonathan Oh started learning the cello at the age of 10. Currently studying with Simon Cobroft of the Malaysian Philharmonic Orchestra, Jonathan's other teachers include Nasran Nawi and Laurentiu Gherman. Jonathan has participated in various music camps all around Malaysia, and was recently invited to be the tutor of the Penang State Symphony Orchestra at their music camp in November 2004.
He was awarded a scholarship to attend the chamber music festival and academy in St. Geniez in France where he had the opportunity to study the cello with the renowned French cellists Valerie Aimard and Jean Marie Trotoreau. He is an active chamber musician, performing in various chamber music concerts all over Malaysia. In 2002, he was the highest scorer for the Trinity College ATCL diploma examination in Penang