Shuying Li believes that music has the innate power to promote cultural diversity by connecting people through universally human passions and values. This belief has led to widespread interest and performances by Seattle Symphony, Orpheus Chamber Orchestra, New Jersey Symphony, Argus Quartet, Orkest de ereprijs (Netherlands), Avanti! Chamber Orchestra (Finland), ICon Arts Ensemble (Romania), Cecilia Quartet (Canada), Opera From Scratch (Canada), and Donald Sinta Quartet, among others. Li holds degrees from the University of Michigan and the Hartt School, and serves as a research faculty member at the Shanghai Conservatory of Music in China. As of Fall 2020, she is a member of the faculty at Gonzaga University as Assistant Professor of Composition and Music Theory.


World Map

Release Date: September 25, 2020
Catalog Number: NV6312
21st Century
Throughout history, music has overcome culture and borders to bring people together through a universal language. Composer Shuying Li and Four Corners Ensemble present WORLD MAP, a collection of five mini-concertos for quintet, which takes listeners on a journey around the world, opening their ears to music’s evolution as an international unifier.