Nuo (Hesper) Xu is currently pursuing her Master’s in Piano at Manhattan School of Music. She studied Piano Performance at Oberlin Conservatory under Mr. Robert Shannon. She has also attended various summer music festivals and competitions, Macao piano competition, Cooper Piano Festival, Ithaca Music Festival, and Brevard Music Festival where she studied with Michael Chertok who serves as a chair of the keyboard division of University of Cincinnati. As a performer, Hesper has played between many cities in China. Hesper has also played at Florence Congregational Church in Ohio as an organist and pianist.

•    BM, Oberlin Conservatory of Music, 2018

•    Attending Manhattan School of Music for a Master’s in Piano Performance

•    Masterclasses with James Giles, Michale Chertok

•    Winner of Macao Piano Competition 2013

•    Organist at Florence Congregational Church in Ohio (2017-2018)