RPS Instrument Purchase Grant 2020 | £400 towards a bassoon crook
Chinese bassoonist Siping Guo graduated from the Central Conservatory of Music Middle School in 2019. He is currently studying at the Royal College of Music, London for a Bachelor of Music and is an RCM Award holder supported by the Soirée d’Or Committee.
Siping was a member of the National Youth Orchestra of China and has enjoyed playing Principle Bassoon in pieces such as Beethoven Piano Concerto No.5, Mahler Symphony No.1 and Shostakovich Symphony No.10. Aside from his orchestral playing, he also enjoys chamber music and won the second prize in his school ensemble competition performing Mozart Sinfonia Concerto for bassoon, oboe, horn and clarinet.