Sun Zhuo is a top graduate from the Central Conservatory of Music, Beijing, where she gained her BA and MA in zheng performance. She is in high demand as a guzheng player both in China and abroad, most recently working on new compositions and contemporary styles. At the age of five, Sun Zhuo started to learn the guzheng from her mother Qu Yun , a famous representative of the Qin (Shaanxi) School of zheng and a well-known zheng master with deep understanding of the core and essence of the zheng. She has published a series of CD and VCD albums and has successfully presented her solo concerts around the country. Her solo recording was broadcasted on BBC 3 World Music Service. A CD of "The Silk String Quartet" is published by ARC Music.