Jinsong Xian

Mary Wu
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Xian is a pianist,associate professor in the Piano Department of Xinghai Conservatory of Music,vice-chairman of Guangdong Piano Association,council member of the Piano Academy under the Chinese Musicians’ Association and Steinway artist.Xian was admitted to Central Conservatory of Music Accessorial Primary School in1983 and Accessorial Middle School in 1984, studying follows a famous educator–Pro.Wu Yuan.

In Jury 1990, Xian was graduated from middle school and in the same year he was admitted to German Essen National Higher Music College and became a student of Prof. Bulatov. In 1997 Xian finished his study with the highest score in German and achieved a master’s degree in piano performance. At the same time, Xian started to work hard at the Highest Graduate Performance Diploma and studied follows Chen Bixian, a professor of Cologne Conservatory of Music and Prof. Malinin, a student of Heinrich Neuhaus, former head of Piano Department of Moscow Conservatory of Music and international well-known pianist.

Xian achieved the second place both in the 7th Italy International Music Competition and German Nighon Jewish Music Competition Double Piano. He was awarded the 1997 Annual German Most Distinguished Foreign Student Music Award. During his nine years’ stadium in German, Xian once held several piano concerts in German, The Netherlands and Russia. He also played the piano concertos by Liszt, Tchaikovsky and Beethoven with Guangzhou Philharmonic many times.