Performed her first public solo at age 10, Lingling received her B.A. in vocal performance from Guangxi Arts Institute and studied voice in Beijing Central Conservatory of Music. She won numerous awards and competitions at the national and provincial level and had over one hundred recordings of new compositions for radio stations and TV programs. Notably, she was the soloist of the "Sound of Nationalities" and "The Dewy Rose" in the Spring Festival Gala of China Central Television.
As a performer and voice instructor, Lingling was invited to
Lingling has been described as...fantastic, rich and strong; a voice with force and dramatic quality...great acting that connects the voice with the character impressively.
Lingling was a winner in the 7th Gerda Lisser Foundation International Voice Competition in
Lingling has been singing with Washington National Opera since 2005. She performed the roles of Flora with Opera International in Music Center of Strathmore with appearance of Michael Faniano, Tigrana in Puccini's opera Edgar and Musetta in Leoncavallo¡¯s La Boheme, Martha in Iolanta. Suzuki (Madama Butterfly) has been her signature role. Other roles included Gypsy Queen (The Bohemian Girl), Hansel (Hansel and Gretel), Cornelia (Julius Caesar), and Derabella (Cosi fan tutte). In April, 2007, she sang the role of Mary Magdalene in Waundell Saavedrea's new opera Passion in