Orchestra / Artistic Director

Renchang Fu

Artistic Director, Principal Conductor of Xiamen Philharmonic Orchestra and das sinfonie orchester berlin

He studied conducting in Shanghai, Berlin and Leipzig from 1989-2000. In 1993 he won the prize in the first competition for conducting in China.

In 2000 he was offered a certificate of highest distinction(Meisterklassenexamen)from the Hochschule fuer Musik in Leipzig. He took part successful in the International conducting course under Sir Colin Davis, Maestro Claus Peter-Flor and Maestro Panula.

As a welcome conductor Fu has conducted numerous Orchestras in Europe and in China. He has a very wide repertoire from Barok music to contemporary music. He has conducted some Chinese premieres of Richard Strauss, Mahler, Wagner and Bartok's works, and also premiere the numbers of contemporary music in the different music festivals in Europa and in China.

Since 2000, he conducted concerts with das sinfonie orchester berlin in German regularly, since 2005 he became the principal conductor. Since October 2013 he is the General Artist Director and principal conductor by the Xiamen Philharmonic Orchestra in China.