Jeff Yang
Status: Member
Member Since: November 28, 2009
Last Visit:August 16, 2011

Jeff Yang

Jeff Yang is the violin and recorder soloist with Mannheim Steamroller and former first violinist with Corky Siegel's Chamber Blues. He has also served as concertmaster and conductor for Il Divo on their 2009 tour. Currently, Jeff is member of the Palomar Ensemble in Chicago and performs regularly with the Grant Park Symphony and the Chicago Philharmonic. He served as Concertmaster for the New Millennium Orchestra, Spoleto Festival Orchestra in Italy, National Repertory Orchestra, Emerald City Philharmonic, and as principal player of the Civic Orchestra of Chicago, International Festival Orchestra in Israel, and Octava Chamber Orchestra.

Outside of the classical scene, Jeff has played with jazz violinist Randy Sabien, harmonica virtuoso Howard Levy, singer/songwriter Marcy Levy, and be seen in many PBS productions of Soundstage with artists such as Faith Hill, Jewel, Dennis DeYoung, Burt Bacharach, Peter Cetera as well as on numerous Oprah shows with Andrea Bocelli and Il Divo.

In the fall of 2009, Jeff opened Chicago Strings, a full service violin shop in Evanston, Illinois.