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Mr. Chen

PQ Woodwind Faculty

BM, New England Conservatory of Music

MM, New England Conservatory of Music

DMA, Cincinnatti University --College-Conservatory of Music

        Yiqiao Chen studied classic clarinet performance with Prof. Rende Zheng at Affiliated High School of Shanghai Conservatory in 2007. He went to Interlochen Arts Academy and continued to study classical clarinet performance with Alexander Fiterstein, Stanislav Golovin, and Jean Marie Riccobono by 2013. Yiqiao Chen was accepted by New England Conservatory in 2013 for his Bachelor of music, and studied with Richard Stoltzman and William R. Hudgin . In 2017, Yiqiao Chen began his master degree at New England Conservatory with Richard Stoltzmam and obtained the master degree in 2019. He is now  a DMA candidate at College conservatory of music of Cincinnati studio of Ixi Chen.

        Orchestral Experience

Boston University Symphony & Chamber Symphony, principal, MA 2019

New England Conservatory Philharmonic, principal and associate principal,MA, 2018-2019

New England Conservatory Symphony Orchestra, principal and associate principal, MA, 2013-2018

Interlochen Arts Academy Symphony Orchestra, principal,MI, 2011-2013

Affiliated High School of Shanghai Conservatory Youth Orchestra, principal,Shanghai, China, 2009-2011

       Solo Recitals

New England Conservatory Brown Hall, April, 2019

New England Conservatory Brown Hall, March, 2017

Interlochen Arts Academy, April,2013


2009 International Music festival Clarinet Competition, China

Second prize

2008 International Clarinet Competition by the International Clarinet Association ,

One of six finalists