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 Chen Tao (Director)
 Melody of Dragon, Inc.
 53-19 195th Street
 Fresh Meadows, NY
 Tel: 347-259-9252

Ji Hong:

>> Ji Hong: famous YangQin yangqin (Chinese Hammer Dulcimer) player. Starting her musical training at 7 years old and won the prize of Excellence of Kids Musical instrument Competitions. Graduated in 1978 from Shen Yang Academy of Music (Yan-An Lu Xun Academy) and became a principal YangQin player in Liao Ning Provincial Song and Dance Ensemble. After performing in many different countries, she gained the high praise and recognized to be a member of China Association of Musician. Her dissertation entitled "The Application of double notes in a Grand National Musical Ensemble" won a special award from Liao-Ning Musical Life. Her music compositions were published in China, Hong Kong and other southeast countries. In 1981, she received a special award at the National Art Festival. In 1996, Ms. Ji Hong received the Gold Metal of 3rd International Competition of China National Musical Instruments.

Since came to US in 1999, Ms. Ji has performed in Lincoln Center and Carnegie Hall. She also performed at the life show of ABC news and Channel 51 in New York. The US Digest, Washington Post, World Journal and Mingpao interviewed her and made extensive coverage about her music life. She becomes a well know Chinese musician in New York area.

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