Vivi Hu is an award-winning New York-based Chinese vocalist, songwriter, and bandleader dedicated to
fostering international arts exchange. Specializing in jazz, folk, and gospel music, she works to bring Chinese
jazz and folk music to contemporary America and traditional Western gospel to Chinese audiences. Through
her performance and directing, Vivi’s passion for building a cross-cultural appreciation of Eastern and Western
music roots results in a distinctive artistic voice that continues to captivate audiences internationally.
Vivi’s vocal and performance styles connect the traditional and the popular that evoke a rhythm and dynamic
reminiscent of renowned jazz and gospel artists such as Anita O’Day and Kirk Franklin