Jizhe Mu was born in 1996. In 2008, he came to Beijing and entered the Middle School of Central Conservatory of Music. In 2015, he was recommended by his teacher to CCOM piano department to learn with Danwen Wei, one of the greatest pianists in China, and the most beloved student of piano virtuoso Vladimir Horowitz.
Mu has earned a series of prizes in his career as a pianist, including the 2nd prize at the Chinese Golden Bell Award for Music, the 1st prize at the Cadanza Piano Competition and a 2nd prize in the Shanghai International Competition for Chamber Music (piano trio). He was also invited by the Steinway Hall in Beijing to hold a piano recital.