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 Select Works:

<Air-ergy>  (2011)

Interactive Installation

<Madam Zhang's Dream>  (2009)

for animation and orchestra 

<Mo and Wu>  (2007)

for Double dance, Guqin, interactive videos and electronic music

<Yu·Tian Cong He>  (2006)

 for voice, Pipa and live electronic (award Honorary Mentions in 2008 Prix Ars Electronica Digital Music Category)

<Pange>  (2004-2005)

 for choir (award First Prize in “2006 Tsang-Houei Hsu International Music Composition Competition” Vocal Category)

 <Zhenru II>  (2000)

for pipa solo (award Third Prize of Composition Competition in 2004 “Chinese Music Jin Zhong Award”)

Biography


Qin Yi, Composer, Associate Professor in department of Music Engineering of Shanghai Conservatory of Music. She received degrees from Shanghai Conservatory of Music (Bachelor of Composition and Pipa, Master of Composition under Professor Chen Qiangbin and famous composer Qu Xiaosong).

Her recent honors include First Prize in 2006 Tsang-Houei Hsu International Music Composition Competition; Honorary Mentions in 2008 Prix Ars Electronica Digital Music Category; First Prize of Composition Competition in “Chinese Music Jin Zhong Award” and etc.

Her music, described as “ it was hard not to be entranced” by the New York Times, has been
 featured
 at
 a
 wide
 variety
 of
 international
 festivals such as International Gaudeamus Music Week, Ars Electronica FESTIVAL, MATA Festival, Coil Festival, Hong Kong Arts Festival,  Huayi – Chinese Festival of Arts (Singapore), Melbourne Festival, Chinese Composers’ Festival, Shanghai International Festival of Arts, Shanghai International Music Festival, Shanghai eARTS festival, Beijing Modern International Music Festival and etc.

Her current commission from Shanghai International Festival of Arts, Shanghai International Electronic Music Week, Les Percussions de Treffort, China Symphony DevelopmentFoundation and etc.

In recent years, She has served on the organizing committees of the 1st-4th Shanghai International Electronic Music Week, Shanghai eARTS festival and etc.