Praised by the Gramophone magazine as one of the leading innovators of her generation, Xuefei was the first-ever guitarist in China to enter a music school and became the first internationally recognised Chinese guitarist on the world stage.
Yang’s international success has led to her appearances at numerous prestigious venues in more than 50 countries. She is frequently invited to play with the world’s leading orchestras, & collaborate with artists such as Jian Wang, Ian Bostridge, Rosalind Plowright, Sir James Galway, Elias String Quartet, the Heath Quartet and the cross-over artist David Garrett.
Yang has made many acclaimed recordings for major labels. Her recording has won her the ‘Editor’s Choice’ in Gramophone. She has also appeared on BBC Radio 4’s Woman’s Hour, the BBC Proms, & documentaries on BBC & China Central Television. Classic FM, named Xuefei as one of the 100 top classical musicians of our time.