Zhe Zhang

Piano

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Secretary General of the Organizing Committee of the Chopin International Piano Competition for Children
Artistic Director, Singapore Western Music Competition
Employed at the High School Attached to the Central Conservatory of Music

In 2018, his 10-year-old student Leo Bailey-Yang gave a concert of a full set of 27 Chopin etudes, which was well received. His piano lessons were broadcast live on CCTV news. Many piano students trained in recent years have been admitted to famous schools in my country and the world.

Zhang Zhe graduated from the High School Attached to the Central Conservatory of Music, the Manhattan Conservatory of Music in the United States, and the Royal Northern Conservatory of Music in the United Kingdom. His playing is full of warmth and enthusiasm. In 2006, Zhang Zhe was admitted to the Affiliated Middle School of the Central Conservatory of Music with the second place in the country, and successively studied under the famous Chinese pianist and educator Zhang Zhiwei and Professor Zhang Xinning of the Central Conservatory of Music. During the school, he was also under the guidance of Professor Li Qifang many times. In 2007 and 2008, he was invited to perform at the Cassamalggoire Music Festival in Italy and participated in an international master class, which was warmly praised by the local audience. He also recorded the Chinese work "Zen" for the UN-commissioned composer Li Bochan and broadcast it on French radio.

During his studies in the United States, Jerome Lowenthal, the dean of the piano department, pianist, and educator at the Juilliard School of Music, accepted him as a private student, and gave him a lot of guidance and high recognition in piano performance. During his four years of studying in the United States, Zhang Zhe once held solo recitals in New York for three consecutive years in 2012, 2013 and 2014. New York premiere of the duet "Elysium" for cello and piano, "Lullaby" for soprano, and the song "Dove"; invited to perform at the Harvard Club for the New York Police Association Donation Dinner; as a guest pianist in He has performed at the MSM in Moutain International Music Festival in the United States, and has participated in many Sino-US cultural exchange events in New York as a guest. In 2015, he was interviewed twice by New York Radio. He also visited Chinese pianist Mr. Yin Chengzong in New York and received a lot of guidance from Mr. Yin Chengzong.

In 2018, Zhang Zhe obtained a postgraduate diploma in piano performance from the Royal Northern College of Music in the United Kingdom with honors. During the period (2017), he acted as the chief editor, chief planner, and starring in the scene concert "Mo" - piano and song presented on the stage of Beijing Capital Normal University in an unprecedented form in the industry, attracting more than a thousand audiences from all over the country. Come to visit, this move opened up the form of classical concerts, including the then vice president of the Central Conservatory of Music, Professor Zhou Haihong and other 13 famous musicians and scholars in my country's classical music circles sent congratulatory messages, which attracted widespread attention.

The following spring, with Zhang Zhe as the chief planner and his mentor Murray McLachlan, a professor at the Royal Northern Academy of Music, as the artistic director, the "2018 Voice of the Royal Northern Academy of England" tour was launched with the strong support of the dean of Beihuang and the director of the piano department. . Master classes and concerts have been held in the High School Affiliated to the Central Conservatory of Music, Beijing Normal University, Xiamen Conservatory of Music, Gulangyu Concert Hall, and the High School Affiliated to China Conservatory of Music. It has been highly praised by school leaders, teachers and audiences.
In terms of teaching, Zhang Zhe is committed to cultivating a new generation of teenagers and young pianists. The students he teaches have all been admitted to the Central Conservatory of Music, the High School Affiliated to the Central Conservatory of Music, and the High School Affiliated to the Shanghai Conservatory of Music.