Jian Wang

Born 1968
Jian Wang
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1968
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Jian Wang

Jian Wang Biography (Wikipedia)

Jian Wang began to study the cello with his father when he was four. At the age of ten, while a student at the Shanghai Conservatory of Music, he was featured in the celebrated documentary film From Mao to Mozart: Isaac Stern in China. Mr. Stern's encouragement and support paved the way for him to go to the United States and in 1985 he entered the Yale School of Music under a special programme where he studied with the renowned cellist Aldo Parisot. After graduating from Yale in 1988, he entered with full scholarship Juilliard School.

Jian Wang has performed with many of the worlds leading orchestras, including Berlin Philharmonic, Royal Concertgebouw orchestra, New York Philharmonic, Cleveland and Philadelphia orchestras, Chicago and Boston Symphonies, , London Symphony, the Halle, the BBC orchestras, Zurich Tonhalle, Gothenburg Symphony, Stockholm Philharmonic, Santa Cecilia, La Scala, Mahler Chamber, Orchestre National de France, Orchestre de Paris, Czech Philhamonic, and NHK Symphony. These concerts have been with many of the greatest conductors, such as Abbado, Sawallisch, Jarvi, Chailly, Dutoit, Eschenbach, Chung, Gilbert, Van Zweden and Gustavo Dudamel. As a jury member, Jian Wang has judged many of the most important competitions, including the Tchaikovsky cello competition, the Queen Elizabeth cello competition, the Isaac Stern violin competition and the Nielsen violin competition.

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Johannes Brahms
Concerto for Violin, Cello and Orchestra in A minor, Op.102; Vivace
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Concerto for Violin, Cello and Orchestra in A minor, Op.102; Vivace
Maria Theresia von Paradis
Sicilienne in E flat major
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Sicilienne in E flat major
Johannes Brahms
Piano Trio No 1 in B major, Op 8 (2nd mvt)
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Piano Trio No 1 in B major, Op 8 (2nd mvt)
Johannes Brahms
Piano Trio No 1 in B major, Op 8 (4th mvt)
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Piano Trio No 1 in B major, Op 8 (4th mvt)
Olivier Messiaen
Louange à l'Éternité de Jésus (Quartet for the End of Time)
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Louange à l'Éternité de Jésus (Quartet for the End of Time)
Maria Theresia von Paradis
Sicilienne in E flat major
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Sicilienne in E flat major
Antonín Dvořák
Concerto in B minor Op.104 for cello and orchestra
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Concerto in B minor Op.104 for cello and orchestra
Olivier Messiaen
Louange à l'Éternité de Jésus (Quartet for the End of Time)
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Louange à l'Éternité de Jésus (Quartet for the End of Time)
François Couperin
Pièces en concert for cello and strings (No 3, 'La tromba')
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Pièces en concert for cello and strings (No 3, 'La tromba')
Olivier Messiaen
Quartet for the End of Time: Danse de la fureur
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Quartet for the End of Time: Danse de la fureur
Robert Schumann
Piano Quartet in E flat Op.47
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Piano Quartet in E flat Op.47
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Past BBC Events

BBC SSO 2018-19 Season: Mahler 1 in Aberdeen
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Music Hall, Aberdeen
2019-02-08T23:59:24
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Feb
2019
BBC SSO 2018-19 Season: Mahler 1 in Aberdeen

BBC SSO 2018-19 Season: Mahler 1 in Aberdeen

Music Hall, Aberdeen
BBC SSO 2018-19 Season: Composer Roots: Mahler 1
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Glasgow City Halls
2019-02-07T23:59:24
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7
Feb
2019
BBC SSO 2018-19 Season: Composer Roots: Mahler 1

BBC SSO 2018-19 Season: Composer Roots: Mahler 1

Glasgow City Halls
Proms 2008: Prom 52 - Bach Day
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Royal Albert Hall
2008-08-24T23:59:24
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Aug
2008

Proms 2008: Prom 52 - Bach Day

Royal Albert Hall

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