Shuai Wang SHUAI WANG
Pianist

      Born in China, Shuai Wang began playing the piano at age of five. In 2001, she was admitted into Shenyang Conservatory of Music Attached Middle School and studied with Professor Dongdun Zhang. From 2003 to 2007, she also studied in the Master Class held by Rosemary Platt, a retired piano professor from Ohio State University. In 2012, Shuai received the Bachelor of Music degree at Oberlin Conservatory of Music under Professor Robert Shannon. Shuai has finished her Master of Music degree at University of Michigan, and was taught by Dr. Logan Skelton.
      She has placed in various piano competitions, including the first prize of Mozart Piano Competition in Hong Kong, Second Prize of China Audition of the 6th Annual Music Competition of Canada, Shuai Wang at piano first prize of the 69th Steinway International Children and Youth Piano Competition in the Northeast China Region, winner of the Sigma Alpha lota Competition in the Chautauqua Music Festival, first prize of the UMSO Concerto Competition at University of Maryland, and etc. Shuai's significant appearances include Winnerís Concert in Hong Kong City Hall, Mozart Piano Concerto K.459 with Music School Festival Orchestra in Chautauqua Music Festival, Noon Concert Feat at Arts Club of Washington D.C., Beethoven Choral Fantasy with the UMD Summer Chorus & Orchestra, Rachmaninoff Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini with the UMD Symphony Orchestra, etc.
      Now, she is pursuing the Doctor of Musical Arts degree at University of Maryland, studying with professor Larissa Dedova.