Chief Musician Pan Minquan joins Shanghai Luwan Youth Yue Opera Troupe since 1980 as a cello player. In 1982, he was admitted into Shanghai Opera Institute to master the Erhu. Besides being chief musician in numerous excerpts, he leads the orchestra in more than 10 different opera epics. In 2004, he was the master musician for the “He Wen-xiu” epic performed in Hong Kong and in 2014, he led the orchestra for the International Show by Zhang Yunxia’s followers. His most outstanding work to date is leading the orchestra to perform seven full-length epics in 2016 to commemorate the 30th Anniversary of his troupe.