ZHU WANG 20, Born in Yueyang, China, is earning his bachelor’s degree at The Juilliard School studying with Robert McDonald. Mr. Wang started learning the piano at the age of five, and graduated from a music middle school affiliated with the Shanghai Conservatory of Music from 2009-2016, where he studied with Dr. Zhe Tang. Zhu Wang has been awarded many prizes including first prize at the Hilton Head International Young Artist Piano Competition, special prizes for the best Mazurka, Waltz, and Preludes performances at the Fifth International Chopin Young Artist Piano Competition, first prize at the Second Chopin International Piano Competition in Mongolia, and first prize at the 16th Asian Chopin International Piano Competition in Japan. Mr. Wang has appeared in many concert venues in both the United States and China, including Shanghai Concert Hall and Shanghai Grand Theater, and has performed with Hilton Head Symphony Orchestra, San Juan Symphony, Xiamen Philharmonic Orchestra, and Mongolian Philharmonic Orchestra. Zhu Wang has performed in masterclasses for Murray Perahia, Abbey Simon, Gary Graffman, Nelita True, Boris Slutsky, and Fou Ts'ong.