Zifan Ye was born in 2000 in Inner Mongolia and received his first piano lessons at the age of five. Three years later, he already started his professional studies in the highly gifted piano class of Prof. Xi You at the "attached Primary School to the Central Conservatory of Music" in Beijing. Since October 2017, he continues his music studies at the "Hanover University of Music, Drama, and Media" in the piano class of Gerrit Zitterbart. Since 2019, he also worked privately with Michel Béroff. Besides prize-winning, in the 2018-2019 two years, Zifan Ye performed for more than 10000 his audiences with 40 recitals in different countries and numerous cities.
He has performed in many well-known theatres and concert halls, such as Mozarteum Salzburg, Sala Auditorio Joaquín Rodrigo Concert Hall Madrid, Caja Rural Granada Sede Central, Jakoby Saal, Kassel Martinskirche, Friedenskirche, National Centre for the Performing Arts (China), Beijing Concert Hall, Shanghai Concert Hall, Tianjin Grand Theatre, Hongtai Concert Hall. He is also an ambassador in Deutsche Stiftung Musikleben (Carl-Heinz Illies) and Edifier foundation for many years.