Yiqiao Chen completed Master’s and bachelor’s degrees with Prof. Richard Stoltzman at the New England Conservatory of Music in Boston. He is currently a doctoral candidate under studio of Prof. Joseph Morris at the University of Cincinnati College-Conservatory of Music at Ohio. 2021 King’s Peak International Classic Music Competition winter season, First Prize 2021 International Music Competition “Rome’ Grand Prize Virtuoso, First prize 2021″Golden Classical Music Awards” International Competition, NY, US, First prize 2012 Principal Clarinet of Philharmonic of Interlochen Arts Academy in the 50th-anniversary performance tour, performed with violinist Jorja Fleezanis and clarinetist Alexander Fiterstein at Grand Rapids, Chicago, and Detroit, with violinist Ida Kavafian, clarinetist David Shifrin in Washington, D.C., and New York City. 2009 International Music festival Clarinet Competition, Shanghai, China, Second prize
You can find Yiqiao’s 2022 20th Century Music Competition clarinet performance here.