Yundu Wang is a Chinese-American classical pianist based in the Worcester and Boston areas. Equally passionate about solo, collaborative, and chamber music, Yundu has performed throughout the U.S., U.K., and Europe. She has participated in numerous festivals, including the Yellow Barn Festival, Perlman Music Program Chamber Music Workshop, Aspen Music Festival, Holland Music Sessions, and Jeunesses Musicales Deutschland. As a soloist, Yundu has won top prizes at the Honors Competition at the New England Conservatory of Music, the Julia Crane International Piano Competition and the Cincinnati World Piano Competition, among others.
Yundu is a graduate of the New England Conservatory of Music, where she studied with Vivian Weilerstein and Hung-Kuan Chen, and was recently awarded a Doctor of Music from the Guildhall School of Music and Drama in London, U.K. Her supervisors include Ronan O’Hora, Martin Roscoe, Dr. Cormac Newark, and Dr. Elinor Payne (University of Oxford).
As a teacher, Yundu enjoys working with students of all ages, from complete beginners to college-level performers. She loves cultivating joy, interest, and growth in her students. Yundu joined the Joy of Music Faculty in the summer of 2021.