2017 Round Top Music Festival
Shepherd School of Music at Rice University
Yi Xiang, flutist and founder of the Pareidolia Trio which has won the Fuchs Chamber Music Competition in 2015. In February 2017, Yi Xiang has advanced to the final round of the Mika Hasler Young Artist Competition. She was also finalist of 2014 & 2016 New York Flute Club Competition. In 2015, she has been selected to attend the Forum Artium Masterclass Series in Hannover, Germany, under the direction of Prof. Andrea Lieberknecht from Hochschule für Musik und Theater München. Yi Xiang was also one of the five winners for the qualification of the 3rd Nicolet International Flute Competition held in China in 2014. After being awarded Bachelor degree (with merit scholarship) from Manhattan School of Music in 2016, Yi Xiang received full scholarship from Shepherd School of Music for Master degree. She is currently a student of Prof. Leone Buyse.