A multiple award winner, Charlie masters a wide range of Chinese wind instruments. Charlie is a board director of the BC Chinese Music Association, a member of the Sound of Dragon Ensemble, Vancouver Inter-Cultural Orchestra, BC Chinese Music Ensemble, and the co-founder of Pentatonics. As a soloist, Charlie has performed numerous dizi concerti and has performed on a number of CDs. In 2011, he premiered concerto grosso Tsu-ur Song by Dr. Ning Wang with the Nu: BC and the BC Chinese Music Ensemble in a Canada-China collaboration. In the same year, Charlie also performed Steve Chatman’s Earth Songs with Vancouver Symphony Orchestra. Charlie studied the dizi with Jian Min Pan in Vancouver and Wei-Yu Tan in China.