Juilliard Student Recital: Zhu Wang
Thursday April 23, 8:00 pm - 9:30 pmFree
Zhu Wang, Piano
Pianist Zhu Wang is currently pursuing his Bachelor of Music Degree at The Juilliard School under the tutelage of Robert McDonald. Zhu started learning piano at the age of five. He is a graduate from Music Middle School Affiliated to Shanghai Conservatory of Music, where he studied with Zhe Tang.
Praised for his “technical mastery and deep sense of lyricism,” (The Durango Herald), Zhu is the first prize winner of the 2nd Zhuhai International Mozart Competition for Young Musicians, 4th Manhattan International Music Competition, Hilton Head Young Artist Piano Competition, Music Academy of the West Solo Piano Competition, PianoTexas Concerto Competition and Juilliard Gina Bachauer International Scholarship Piano Competition. He is also the finalist of 2019 Clara Haskil International Piano Competition and recipient of Juilliard Mieczyslaw Munz Scholarship. Zhu has been a featured soloist on WQXR’s Young Artist Showcase and WFMT’s Dame Myra Hess Memorial Concerts. The world-renowned pianist Fou T’song recognized Zhu as an “excellent pianist with a natural sense of harmony and imagination,” whose sensitive and engaging performances exhibit a remarkable depth of musicianship and poise beyond his age.
Photo credit: Jiyang Chen