Yang Ying

Yang Ying was the featured solo instrumentalist for the National Song and Dance Ensemble, the premier traditional music troupe in China. A longtime qigong practitioner, Yang has taught Six Healing Sounds qigong at national tai chi events in the United States and at the Mayo Clinic/University of Chicago Annual Conference on Complementary and Alternative Medicine. Her first CD in the United States, Elixir: Music for Moving and Still Meditation, was originally commissioned for tai chi and qigong research. Yang is also a composer of contemporary world fusion music for jazz and orchestral ensembles.