Before moving to the USA, Siyu Yang studied with Ming-Duo Li at the Shanghai Music College and competed extensively in China. Most recently he was in the Young Classical Virtuoso of Tomorrow Competition. His solo recitals and chamber music performances venues include the Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center, NY, the Curtis Institute of Music, and the Jacobs Music Steinway 164th Anniversary Concert. The sixteen year old is a student at Syosset High School, NY where he is the pianist for their jazz ensemble, performing in the District Jazz Festival as well as in pit orchestra for a variety of musicals. Siyu studies with Amy Yang, a professor at the Curtis Institute of Music in Philadelphia.