- Yandi Yang
(b Shanghai, Sept 23, 1919; d March 19, 2008). Chinese composer. From 1940 to 1948 she studied the piano and composition at the Shanghai Academy, where her teachers included Tan Xiaolin, a former pupil of Paul Hindemith and one of the founders of modern Chinese music. After graduating she taught at the Beipin (now Beijing) Arts School. In ...