Australian-born Justin Sun grew up in Canberra, and completed his Bachelor’s degree at the Sydney Conservatorium of
Music in 2015. In September 2016 he moved to London to begin postgraduate study at the Royal College of Music, and
shortly after his arrival was named the Nora Goodridge Emerging Artist of 2016 by the Australian Music Foundation. In
2017 he competed in the annual Royal Overseas League Competition and was awarded prizes for both Best Woodwind
Performance and Outstanding Australian Musician. Justin completed his Master’s degree at the RCM with Distinction
in July 2018, and afterwards pursued further study with Ole Kristian Dahl at the Musikhochschule Mannheim. He has
performed as guest principal with the Sydney Symphony Orchestra, Australian Opera and Ballet Orchestra, New
Zealand Symphony Orchestra, Scottish Chamber Orchestra, Royal Philharmonic Orchestra and BBC Symphony
Orchestra, and in December 2018 was appointed the position of principal bassoon with the Aarhus Symphony