Pianist Clara Yang ’06MM, ’07AD has joined the faculty as an assistant professor in the music department at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.
Praised by Peninsula Reviews for her “superb technique and extraordinary musical understanding,” Clara Yang has performed in venues such as the Weill Hall at Carnegie Hall, Remonstrantse Kerk in the Netherlands, the Seymour Centre in Sydney, the Irvine Barclay Theater, the Kodak Hall at the Eastman Theater, and the Sunset Center in Carmel, among many others. A live performance was heard on ABC Classic FM in Australia and New Zealand.
Highlights of recent concerto performances include the Pacific Symphony Orchestra, the Eastman Philharmonia, the California Youth Symphony, the St. Andrew Chamber Orchestra, and the Saratoga Symphony Orchestra. She has performed in renowned music festivals such as the Music Academy of the West, the Sarasota Music Festival, the International Holland Music Sessions, and the Aspen Music Festival. Her recording on the Ullanta Artists label is featured on Lowell Liebermann’s official website. An avid chamber musician, Dr. Yang has collaborated with members of the Los Angeles Philharmonic, the San Diego Symphony, and the Hong Kong Philharmonic. MORE