Kien Nguyen-Vu, 14 years old, has been learning violin from 4 years old starting with Ottawa Suzuki Strings for two years. Kien continued his training with Mr Serhii Vyhovskyi for 4 years and was a concertmaster of the Junior Vyhovskyi Strings ensemble. Kien is currently studying at the Conservatory of Music of Gatineau with Madam Joan Milkson. Kien had received bursaries from the Young Strings Performers’ Foundation for the past two years. In 2020, he was a finalist and scholarship recipient at the Bravissimo Contest from the Conservatory.