Xuefei is Artistic Director of the Changsha International Guitar Festival in Chian. This year's Changsha Guitar Festival runs from July 15th to July 19th. The open competition has first prize of US$10,000 and a 7 concert tour of China in 2018. There's still time to enter.
This years festival will feature concerts by Benjamin Verdery (USA), Berta Rojas (Paraguay), Vida Quartet (UK), Eden-Stell duo (UK), Fabio Zanon (Brazil), Xuefei Yang (China), 2014 GFA winner Ekachai Jeerakul (Thailand), 2016 Changsha winner Yun Duan (China), Javier Conde (Spain).
Xuefei continues her successful collaboration with British tenor Ian Bostridge. Songs from Our Ancestors is the very first release by Globe Music, a new record label from Shakespeare's Globe. The CD received a double five-star review from BBC Music Magazine (Xmas 2016 edition).
Xuefei has a series of four graded repertoire books for children, beginners, intermediate, & advanced players. In addition to the pieces, the books include Xuefei's suggestions for approaching the pieces either from a technical or musical perspective. This video features a section of a piece from the intermediate book. The series is published by Doberman-Yppan.
|Jun 1, 7.30pm||Zhoushan Putuo Poly Grand Theatre||China||With Italian chamber orchestra iMusici||Concerto|
|Jun 2, 7.30pm||Hefei Grand Theatre||China||With Italian chamber orchestra iMusici||Concerto|
|Jun 4, 7.30pm||Henan Arts Centre, Zhengzhou||China||With Italian chamber orchestra iMusici||Concerto|
|Jun 6, 7.30pm||Shanxi Grand Theatre, Taiyuan||China||With Italian chamber orchestra iMusici||Concerto|
|Jun 25, 8pm||Shenzhen Concert Hall||China||Recital|
|Jul 15-19, various||Changsha||China||Festival|
|Jul 21, evening||Xian||China||Recital|
|Jul 25, 7.45pm||Guiting Power Village Hall||Guiting Power, Gloucestershire, UK||Recital|