Chinese Musicians Who Performed with the Orchestra

In 1927 Paci began to include Chinese musicians performing in and with the orchestra. He also collaborated with Chinese composers.


Tan Shuzhen (violin) became the first Chinese musician to play with the orchestra in 1927 (left). Ma Sicong performed with the orchestra in 1930 (center). The orchestra performed several compositions by Huang Zi (right).

Left to right: The orchestra admitted Chen Youxin (violin), Huang Yijun (trumpet), and Xu Weilin (violin) in 1935.