A composer of chamber, orchestra, opera, and interdisciplinary concert and a recent finalist of Pittsburgh’s Opera Festival International Competition, Chinese-born composer/pianist Guang’s compositions have been performed in China, Korea, Germany, France, and United States.
A composer, pianist, and violinist originally from Chicago, Sid has performed his compositions along with more traditional repertoire in both North America and Europe. His notable performances include concerts at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival, the Oslo Konserthus, the John Cage centennial at New England Conservatory, and the soundSCAPE festival in northern Italy. Sid is currently a student at the California Institute of the Arts. His teachers have included pianists Irene Faliks, Mikhail Yanovitsky, and Vicki Ray, composers Frank Abbinanti and Michael Pisaro, and violist Rami Solomonow.