Yaokun "Angel" Yang, M.M.
Department of Music
M.M. Emporia State University, Piano Performance
B.M. Liaoning Normal University, China, Piano Performance
Yaokun Yang, nicknamed Angel, graduated from Liaoning Normal University, China with a BM in music in 2007. She received her Master's degree in piano performance from ESU in 2009. She is currently pursuing her DMA at the University of Kansas.
Angel has won honors at the most significant solo and chamber competitions including the Third Asian Youth Music Competition, Robert Schumann International Piano Competition, Chinese College Student's Piano Competition, and the Music Teacher's National Association Solo Piano Competition. As a performer, Angel has played concerts in the United States, Australia, Japan and China.