Zhou Gaoji is the Art Director of Gansu Long Theater, the Vice President of Gansu Woodwind Music Association, a member of China Modern Theater Association, and a National Secondary Artist. Zhou is also the Director for clarinets of the Chinese Musicians Associations, the Head of the Clarinet Musicians in Gansu, a part-time professor at Northwest Normal University, and one of the senior examiners of China Conservatory of Music. Zhou was formerly appointed as the Deputy Secretary in organizing the China International Clarinet and Saxophone Festival.
Mr. Zhou is also very passionate as an clarinet educator. He hosted the Lanzhou Clarinet Festival for primary and middle school students in 2015. His students participated in various international clarinet events and obtained outstanding achievements. They won two gold medals and one silver medals at 2014 China International Clarinet Art Festival, as well as three gold medals and sixteen silver medals at Korea DaTian Woodwind Festival in 2016. His students can be found studying in prestigous universities and colleges across China, such as Central Conservatory of Music. Some of them are also pursuing their Masters and higher degress in schools in United States and Europe.