XIAO Rui, born in 1987, Qiqihar. After his university study on Electronic-Optic science in China, he devoted himself into the world of music. He started his first musical education in Royal Conservatory of Brussels from 2010 in Belgium. He studied singing with many master singers as Marcel Vanaud, Dinah Bryant, Dietrich Henschel. He obtained the Master of Music degree(M.M) with "Grande Distinction"in 2015.
In 2015, he was admitted as bass soloist in the postgraduate program of International Opera Academy (former Flanders Opera Studio), under the direction of the famous Belgian opera director Guy Joosten.
He was also the holder of Waerners Scholarship of Belgian government, and special Prize"Prix Huberty" from the Royal Conservatory, third Prize winner of "Bell'arte International Voice competition".
He has worked in many European opera houses such as Théâtre Royal de la Monnaie, Opéra Royal de Wallonie, Vlaamse Opera, Malmö Opera and other musical institutions as Vlaams Radio Koor, Palais de Beaux-Art etc.