Saturday, July 16, 2022

Yang Wang | 2nd Prize | Piano | 9th Edition | ENKOR Int'l Music Competition

Born in Zhejiang, China, Yang Wang began her piano study at the age of six as a pupil of Steinway artist Jie Zheng. She joined the class of Prof. Jin Tang at the Attached Middle School of SHCM 2013. From 2019 to 2021, she studied with Professor Moye Chen, SHCM. Since 2021, she has been studying with Prof. Hong Huang at the Shanghai Conservatory of Music and Prof. Vincenzo Balzani.

Yang Wang has won numerous awards in piano competitions in China and abroad, such as the First prize for interpretation of Chinese works, group senior, the XVII.   Asia Piano Open Competition Hong-Kong; the First prizes for Chopin Waltz and Chopin Etude interpretation in the XVIII. Asia Piano Open Competition Hong Kong;  First prizes for Schubert's Improvisation and Mozart's  Sonata presentation, Singapore  International  Youth  Piano  Competition 2013; First Prize of the Youth Piano Competition of the European Music Academy 2014; Diamond Prize of Group Piano and Gold Prize of Group Senior of Chinese Works at the European Music Culture and Art Festival; Second prize of Piano Solo Professionals and first prize (full score ) of Chamber Music, International Music Competition Grand Prize Virtuoso Vienna 2017; Second  prize  of  piano, Osaka  International  Music Competition 2017;  Champions of Piano Solo and Chamber Music, American Protégé International Music Competition 2017; Gold Medal of Youth Professionals, 1st International Franz Liszt Piano Competition (China)2017; First prize of Piano Professionals, International  Music Grand Prix Salzburg; First prize, age group 19-22 of Bella Grand International Music Competition; First prize of Group Adult of American ""Golden Classical Award"" International Competition; Second prize of Group Adult Professionals, Los Angeles Music Competition; First prize of Rome International Music Competition; First place of Kawai Prize Section, XXII.  Valsesia  Musica  Juniores  International Competition, Monterosa 2021 ; Gold Award of Group Adult, the Grand Maestro Music Competition; Second prize, De Perfeccionamiento Musical Auditori De La Mediterrania, Liszt Music Center, La Nucia; First Prize of Royal Sound Keyboard Competition Fall 2021;Second prize of London Classical Music Competition 2022; First Prize of International Music Competition Amig Dala Edition 2022;First Prize of XI. CONCORSO INTERNAZIONALE PER GIOVANI MUSICISTI ""CITTÀ di MASSA"";First Prize of Moscow International Music Competition 2022;Second prize in the IV. DANUBIA TALENTS LISZT INTERNATIONAL MUSIC COMPETITION ONLINE 2022 etc.

 Yang is a very experienced piano soloist. She has performed in different venues such as Jiaxing South Lake Concert Hall, Taizhou Culture centre Concert Hall, Ningbo Concert Hall, Hangzhou Grand Theatre Concert Hall, Poly Grand Theatre and the Hall of Thames Town Shanghai as well as the Carnegie Hall New York, Concert Hall of Freiburg Conservatory of Music Germany and Concert Hall of Aarhus Conservatory of Music Denmark.

She has cooperated with such famous musicians like Uwe Komischke, professor of Liszt Conservatory Weimar, former trumpet principal of Munich Philharmonic orchestra in the Celi era and Yun Tang, famous violinist living in America.  

She has played a series of recitals and chamber concerts successfully. While she participated in many important performances of the conservatory, she has been praised by all parties. She also participated in the performances of a celebration series of Shanghai Conservatory of Music for four consecutive years as representative of outstanding students. And she performed frequently in the En-Teh New Scholarship winners concerts as she has won this scholarship for four years continually. She is also receiver of the People’s Scholarship during the undergraduate years.

1 Bach prelude&Fugue No.9 in EMajor,BVW854 

2 Franz Liszt Zwei konzertetüden,S145

3 Mozart piano Sonata Kv331 first moment