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Piano MM Graduate Yang Ding Receives Fellowship and Awards

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Yang Ding (M.M, piano performance 2010) who studied with Robert Weirich was awarded a full scholarship and teaching fellowship to join the piano department of University of North Texas as a DMA student Fall, 2010.

He also received first prize in the Bradshaw & Buono International Piano Competition and gave his Carnigie Hall debut May 23, 2010.

He was also awarded fifth prize in the Cincinnati World Piano Competition and was recently chosen as one of 24 finalists to join the American Paderewski Piano Competition in Los Angeles, CA, May 2010.

For more information, please contact:

Name: Dana Self
Phone: 816-235-2949
Email: selfdr@umkc.edu