Enjoy an afternoon in the garden with the mellow, expressive, melodic, and exquisite sound of Erhu! Erhu is a bowed instrument with two strings. Its origin can be traced back more than a thousand years ago. Today, it is the most distinctive and quintessential instrument in Chinese music.
Jerry Lin is long time resident of Portland. He obtained his Ph.D. of Biochemistry from OHSU and has been a life scientist in the biotech industry. A Shanghai native, he began to play Erhu as a teenager. He has performed in various occasions including several summer concerts at Lan Su Chinese Garden.