Xi Yang

Cello

Appearances: Lalo Cello Concerto, Shanghai Radio Symphony Orchestra, 2009; Haydn Concerto in D major, Xiamen Philharmonic Orchestra, 2012; Principal Cello, Bard Conservatory Orchestra and USC Thornton Symphony; American Youth Symphony in Los Angeles
Competitions: 4th Prize, Chinese National VC Cello Competition, 2008; 3rd Prize, Hudson Valley Philharmonic String Competition, 2014; 1st Prize, Bard Conservatory Concerto Competition, 2014
Education:
Music Middle School Affiliated to Shanghai Conservatory of Music; Bard College Conservatory of Music, studying cello with Peter Wiley and Art History with Patricia Karetzky; The University of Southern California Thornton School of Music, studying with Andrew Shulman
Instrument: 1898 French Blanchard Cello from the Colburn Foundation collection

Xi Yang performed with The Orchestra Now on April 23 & 24, 2016.