Xuefei Yang is acclaimed as a musical pioneer – her fascinating journey began after the Cultural Revolution, a period where Western musical instruments & music were banned. Xuefei was the first-ever guitarist in China to enter a music school & became the first internationally recognised Chinese guitarist on the world stage.
Fei is one of the few guitarists whose artistry connect with audiences far beyond the guitar fraternity. Her international success has led her to be invited to play in more than 50 countries at numerous prestigious venues, and is frequently invited to play with the world’s leading orchestras and to collaborate with artists such as Ian Bostridge, Rosalind Plowright and Sir James Galway.
Gramophone magazine praised Xuefei as one of the leading innovators of her generation for continuing to build the guitar repertoire.
This concert will explore music from many countries over three continents, including some classic pieces for guitar, and some new arrangements by Xuefei.
You can take a tour of the world from the comfort of your living room, and enjoy the artistic diversity of Xuefei’s wide ranging program.
BOOK NOW via: www.melbourneguitarfestival.com/xuefei-livestream