Linda Duan, violin, grew up in Las Vegas, Nevada. She is an Artist Diploma student at the Cleveland Institute of Music studying with Cleveland Orchestra concertmaster, William Preucil. Linda completed her Master of Music studies at CIM in 2016, and did her undergraduate studies at the University of Cincinnati College-Conservatory of Music, where she was a double major in violin and piano performance studying with Piotr Milewski and Robert Ruckman. She has attended many summer music festivals, and was a fellow at the 2016 Miami Music Festival, the 2013 Marrowstone Music Festival, and the 2012 Campo do Jordão Winter Music Festival in Brazil. Outside of music, Linda enjoys exploring different cultures through food, language, and cinema.