Lu Yuanwei is a national Class-III Instrumentalist and a doctoral student at the College of Music of Mahidol University. Before pursuing his Ph.D. study, Lu finished his undergraduate study at the Xi'an Conservatory of Music and obtained a master’s degree and clarinet performance diploma at the Longy School of Music of Bard College. Lu has learned from famous clarinetists and educators, such as Professor Sangji Dunzhu (Associate Dean of the School of Music, Northwest Minzu University), Professor Chi Zheng, and Professor Jonathan Cohler. Currently, Lu teaches at School of Music of Northwest Minzu University. Lu is also a member of the Lanzhou Musicians Association, Gansu Province Musicians Association Wind Music Committee, and Gansu Province Youth Musicians Association.