Xinyuan Wang

Concert Pianist


Xinyuan Wang is the third prize winner of the 2018 Leeds International Piano Competition.

Chinese pianist Xinyan Wang was born in 1995 and began his musical education at the age of 10 with Professor Yan Wang at the Sichuan Conservatory in Southern China. A year later he won the prestigious XingHaiBei National Competition in China, and at 12 he was placed second in the 71st Steinway National competition in China. In 2008, he was awarded the Yamaha Youth Talent Scholarship and in 2009 won 1st prize in the 73th Steinway national competition. When he was 16, he began his studies with professor Alicja Kledzik at Ign Jana Paderewski Academy of Music in Poznan, Poland. In February 2012 he was awarded First Prize at the Polish Youth Talent competition in Kraków, Poland. In the same year he also successfully passed into the 2nd stage in the 17th International Leeds Piano Competition. Since 2014 he has been studying at the the Franz Liszt University in Weimar under professors Peter Waas and Bálazs Szokolay. In the year 2018 he attended for the second time the world’s most prestigious Leeds International Piano Competition and finally he not only got the third prize but also the “ „best audience prize, in which Xinyuan will have the great opportunity to be live streamed in his upcoming recital in the famous Wigmore Hall on the 11th of December, 2019. Recently he has successfully given three concerts in China and in the future will continue to spread his career internationally.


“Xinyuan Wang brought a warmth and richness to his sound which really suited this heartfelt and deeply romantic music.”

Frances Magdelene Wilson

The Cross-eyed Pianist

“Accomplished, mature pianist..intense, natural musicianship, beautiful sound in Schumann op 20 ..excitement, power, delicacy, strong characterisation and fertile imagination in Rachmaninov…a very striking performer already..great Bartók Sonata…Kurtag magic, and fun….”

Imogen Cooper

Concert Pianist


January 30, 2019 / 7:00 pm

Récital de piano

Lauréat du Concours International de Piano de Leeds (U.K.) 2018

J. S. Bach. – Partita N.1 BWV 825

Rachmaninov – Variations sur un Thème de Corelli, Op. 42

January 31, 2019 / 8:30 pm

Recital at Salle Cortot


Concert – souvenir of the International Piano Competition of Leeds, UK 2018

Aljosa JURINIC, Piano

Xinyuan WANG, Piano

February 10, 2019 / 3:00 pm

Clothworkers Centenary Concert Hall, Leeds University

J.S. Bach – Toccata in D minor BWV913

R. Schumann – Humoresque op 20


S. Rachmaninov – Variations on the theme of Corelli op 42

B. Bartók – Piano Sonata Sz 80

February 12, 2019

Ackworth, Lunchtime Recital & Masterclass

Program – TBA

February 16, 2019 / 3:00 pm

Sidmouth Parish Church

Xinyuan Wang (Piano) Prizewinner, 2018 Leeds International Piano Competition

J.S.Bach – Toccata in D minor, BWV913

Schumann – Humoresque, op.20

Rachmaninov – Variations on a theme of Corelli, op.42

Bartók – Sonata Sz80

August 17, 2019 / 7:00 pm

Chetham’s International Summer School of Music

Young Artists Recital

Xinyuan Wang

September 7, 2019 / 7:30 pm

Recital at Guotai Theater in Chongqing, China

J.S Bach Toccata BWV 913

F. Schubert Piano Sonata in D Major D.850


R.Schumann Kinderszenen Op.15

B.Bartók Two Roumanian Dances Op.8/a

               Three Folksong from the County Csík Sz.35a

               Allegro barbaro, Sz. 49

               Piano Sonata Sz.80



September 29, 2019

Palace of Arts, Budapest

Schumann: Piano Concerto in A minor, Op. 54

With the MÁV Symphonic Orchestra

Gábor Hontvári, Conductor



December 11 2019 / 1:00 pm

Wigmore Hall, London

Livestream on

Franz Schubert: Piano Sonata in D Major D.850
1. Allegro
2. Andante con moto
3. Allegro vivace
4. Allegro moderato

Béla Bartók: Three Folksongs from County Csík District Sz.35A
1. Rubato
2. L’istesso tempo
3. Poco vivo

Allegro Barbaro Sz.49

Piano Sonata Sz.80


“Xinyuan is a great talent, who can give powerful experiences to the public!”

Balázs Szokolay

“Xinyuan Wang is a deeply committed musician with a unique voice and a striking ability to communicate with his listeners. His performances are characterised by a fervent sense of exploration, discovery, and unmistakeable artistic personality.”

Paul Lewis

“I was carried in immediately by Xinyuan’s performance, how he immerse his original and insightful voice with music yet made the piece just sound like the way it must be played.”

Sa Chen



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