P I A N I S T

Angel Wang

BIOGRAPHY_________________________________________________________________

Born in 2003 into a family of musicians in Los Angeles, California.

Angel began to study piano at the age of five under the guidance of his mother and gave his first public appearance soon after. In 2012, he was accepted to the Gnessin Moscow Special School of Music (College), where he studied with Tatiana Zelikman, Mikhail Khokhlov and Boris Berezovsky.

Today Angel is studying at the Moscow Central School of Music of the Moscow State Tchaikovsky Conservatory with Natalia Trull.
He participated in masterclasses with Alexander Ghindin, Daniel Pollack, Dmitry Rachmanov, Grigory Gruzman, Antonio Pompa-Baldi, Stephan Arnold.

Angel Wang is a scholarship recipient, and an active participant of the Vladimir Spivakov International Charity Foundation and American Fine Arts Festival. He is regularly invited to take part in “The Moscow Meets Friends” concert programs. He holds two Grants from the Moscow Mayor, Sergey Sobyanin, for his solo piano and percussion performances. Angel has a gratitude from the international public fund “Russian Peace Foundation” for his high artistic skills and bright professional performance. Awarded with a diploma from the Russian State Duma deputy M.A. Kozhevnikova for his high professional skills and outstanding performance at the festival “Glorify the Heroes of the Motherland”. In 2016, he took part in the prestigious International Rheingau Music Festival in Germany.
Angel has collaborated with orchestras such as the Moscow Symphony, Kostroma Symphony, Vaasa (Finland) Symphony, and Symphony Orchestra of Czech Republic.

He has appeared in prestigious concert venues such as the Tchaikovsky Concert Hall (Moscow), Zaryadye Moscow Concert Hall, Carnegie Hall (New York, USA), Olomouc Philharmonic ( Czech), Belarusian Philharmonic, Zipper concert Hall of The Colburn School (Los Angeles, USA), Musikverein Saal ( Vienna, Austria), Freizeitheim Lister Turm ( Hannover, Germany), Ridotto del Teatro Comunale ( Ferrara, Italy), Munson Recital Hall of the Azusa Pacific University, USA, Moscow International House of Music, Moscow Shilov State Art Gallery, Scriabin Museum, Moscow Composers’ House.

Mr. Wang is a prize-winner of international competitions, including The 2nd Rachmaninov International Piano Competition (2020, Russia, 1st Prize), Fifth International Festival of Young Pianists named after G.G. Neuhaus (2018, Russia, winner), International Competition of Young Performers “Val de Travers” (2017, Switzerland, 1st Prize), International piano competition “Feurich” ( 2017, Austria, 1st Prize), Grand-Prix of the 13th International Festival “Villahermosa” (2017, Mexico), All-Russian competition of young performers in the chamber ensemble “Musical Spring in the House of Jacobi” (2017, Russia, 1st Prize), Los Angeles Young Musician International Competition (2015, USA, 2nd Prize and two special Awards: The Most Promising Young Musician and the Best performance of the Baroque music, the XIII International Padova Piano Competition (2015, Italy, 1st Prize), 13th Annual International Russian Music Piano Competition (2012, USA, 2nd Prize).