has been noted for “astonishing skill and vividness” (The New York Times) and “absolute mastery” (Boston Musical Intelligencer). She has appeared at The Friends of Mozart Series, The Boston Early Music Festival, The New York Philharmonic Ensembles Series at Merkin Hall, The Serenata of Santa Fe Series, Sunday Chatter Albuquerque, The Dayton Early Music Series, The Frederick Collection, and The Metropolitan Museum of Art. She recently recorded Mendelssohn’s complete violin and piano sonatas with Abigail Karr on period instruments for the Olde Focus label.
The first prize winner at the Amsterdam Virtuosi Festival in 2011, Ms. Yang holds a doctorate in piano from the Juilliard School where she studied with Robert McDonald, Julian Martin, and Veda Kaplinsky. She studied fortepiano with Audrey Axinn, and with Stanley Hoogland at the Amsterdam Conservatory. She has received grants from The Mustard Seed Foundation’s Harvey Fellowship, and The Dutch Ministry of Culture’s Huygens Award. Ms. Yang is on the piano faculty at The Juilliard School Evening Division and Pre-College.