Jia Chai

PhD Composition

Jia Chai( Wuhan, China) is a composer and pianist. She received a BA from Wuhan Conservatory. Her teachers in composition have included Liu Jian, Xun-fang Huang and Xi Zhao. She was awarded the top three prize from the China National Composition and other awards in Hubei Province before she came to UK.  In 2012 she was awarded the MA degree at the University of York.    She has had performances and collaborations with ensembles and performers including singer Peyee Chen at the INTIME 2014 Symposium at Coventry University, the Diotima and Kreutzer string quartets, Chimera ensemble and YOCOCO ensemble.


Supervisor Ambrose Field