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Manhattan School of Music Student Recital: Yimiao Fang
Sunday January 13, 2019, 2:30 pm - 4:00 pmFree
Yimiao Fang, piano
Event Type: Student Recital
Location: Greenfield Hall
Sunday, January 13, 2019 2:30 PM – 4:00 PM
Calendar: College Division Student Recitals
Born in China in 1997, Yimiao Fang was accepted by the Affiliated Secondary School of Nanjing Art University as the top student both professionally and academically in 2012. There she majored in piano performance. She began giving solo recitals in China annually in 2013. In 2014, she performed a concert with her teacher, Yunjie Chen, one of the most famous living Chinese pianists and a professor at the Central Conservatory of Music in China. In 2015, she graduated with the highest score from the Affiliated Secondary School of Nanjing Art University and was accepted and offered scholarships by seven American conservatories. She chose Manhattan School of Music and is currently a junior in the studio of Phillip Kawin. A dean’s list student, she was invited to attend the International Academy of Music in 2016 and the Summit Music Festival in 2017, both on scholarship. In the same year, her solo recital in China was featured on the front page of the local newspaper, the Jing jiang Evening News.