Yi-Ju Chen, second Violin Principal, graduated from National Taiwan Normal University and received her Master degree in Violin Performance from SooChow University, department of music. During school, Ms. Chen was invited by the Ministry of Education to perform Saint-Saëns’ Havanaise violin concerto with the SooChow University Orchestra. In 2001, Ms. Chen was also invited to perform Mendelssohn E minor Violin Concerto with YWCA Youth Orchestra. In 2004, Ms. Chen performed, as the soloist, of Vivaldi’s Four Seasons-Winter with NSO String Chamber Ensemble and toured throughout Taiwan. In 2005, Ms. Chen was invited by Shin-Tien Gon Culture & Education Foundation to perform Bach Double Violin Concert. In January 2007, Ms. Chen gave a trio chamber music recital at the National Recital Hall.