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Sariah Xu, viola

Sariah Xu is a violist who recently completed a Bachelor of Music at the University of Queensland School of Music graduating with First Class Honours under the mentorship and tutelage of Professor Patricia Pollett (2015). She started playing violin at the age of six and switched to viola at the age of eleven, after which a year later she was accepted into the Victorian College of the Arts Secondary School (2005-2010). Sariah went on to enjoy further studies at the Australian National Academy of Music (2011) and the Melbourne Conservatorium of Music (2012) before flying off to the Sunshine State in 2013 where she has been based until now.