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Hanwen Wang's musical journey began at the age of eight when she embarked on her piano studies. Graduating from the music high school and conservatory in China, she honed her skills and nurtured her passion for the instrument. In 2022, she obtained a Master's degree from San Francisco Conservatory of Music, solidifying her expertise.

 

As a representative of the conservatory, Hanwen has graced stages in China, Italy, and the United States, captivating audiences with her captivating performances. From 2017 to 2024, she mesmerized audiences as a solo pianist in numerous concerts and salons. In 2019, she showcased her prowess at Amalfi Coast Piano Festival as a solo pianist. Transitioning to chamber music, Hanwen performed with various ensembles and culminated her studies with a remarkable Master's degree recital at SFCM.

 

Hanwen has also distinguished herself in piano solo competitions, amassing notable accolades from 2016 to 2022. She clinched first place twice in the Piano Department Solo Competition, secured second place in the Yamaha Scholarship Piano Solo Competition, and emerged victorious in the International Young Pianist Competition in Asia. Her talent earned her a commendable sixth place in the 5th International Deutscher Irmler-Klavierwecbewerb. Additionally, Hanwen has collaborated as an artistic director with accomplished flute players in music competitions.

 

In 2022, Hanwen Wang received an offer from San Francisco Conservatory of Music to pursue a Professional Studies Certificate in Piano Performance, starting in the fall of 2023. She was awarded a substantial scholarship to support her studies. This opportunity further validates Hanwen's exceptional talent and dedication to her craft. The Professional Studies Certificate program at SFCM will allow her to deepen her musical knowledge and refine her skills under the guidance of Prof.Mann.

During 2023-2024, Hanwen performed with the SFCM Orchestra, collaborated with conductors Edwin Outwater: Ellen Reid-Petrichor; Nicholás Lell Benavides-Acequia[world premiere]; Peter Lieberson-Neruda Songs[Nikola Printz, mezzo-soprano]; Martin West(San Francisco Ballet): Leo Brouwer-Concierto de Toronto, Jeremy Beck-Death of a Little Girl with Doves; Mei-An Chen: Unsuk Chin-subito con forza 2020; Brad Hogarth: Francis Poulenc-suite française; Darius Milhaud-La Création du monde, Op.81a.

With six years of teaching experience, Hanwen's impact extends beyond her performances. Some of her students have achieved success in piano competitions under her guidance, reflecting her ability to impart the joy and beauty of music to her students.

 

Hanwen Wang stands as a professional and accomplished pianist. Her journey as a musician, enriched by her education, performances, competition wins, and teaching endeavors, exemplifies her commitment to excellence and the artistry of the piano.

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