Headshot for CSO musician Ixi Chen

Ixi Chen

Instrument: Clarinet

Education: University of California, Los Angeles, Manhattan School of Music, University of Southern California, Musikhochschule Karlsruhe Germany

Hometown: Sunnyvale, California

Current neighborhood: Madeira, Ohio

Joined the CSO in 2001

Family: Married to CSO Cellist Ted Nelson, son Max age 7, stepson Wes age 11, stepson Milo age 13