||Yalin Chi |
Styles: Classical/Opera, Classical Soloist
Bands: Hudson Valley Philharmonic
Ms. Chi began her formal music education at the age of twelve, attending the Central
Conservatory Preschool in Beijing . She studied with Seymour Lipkin during her
undergraduate years at Juilliard, completing her Masters degree in 2005 under Jerome
Lowenthal. She has coached chamber music with Jonathan Feldman, Margo Garrett,
Charles Neidich and Ronald Copes. Ms. Chi has also performed in the master classes
of Arie Vardi, Richard Goode, Boris Berman and John O\'Conor.
With an orchestral piano fellowship, Ms.Chi attended the Aspen Music Festival in 2006.
Further Festival studies and performances have taken her to the Taos School of Music,
Music Academy of the West, Kneisel Hall and Bowdoin Festivals. Ms. Chi held the
Piano Minor Teaching Fellowship from Juilliard from 2004 to 2006 as well as the
Community Service Fellowship from 2001 to 2004, performing Outreach Recitals in
Senior Citizen homes, Hospitals and Community Centers in New York City .
In January of 2008, Yalin Chi joined the West Point Military Academy Band. As the
Concert Band pianist, Ms. Chi performs with the band, as a chamber musician, and in
recitals around the east coast.