Fay Wang


Hailed as "rebellious” and “creative" by China Daily, FAY WANG's music is performed throughout Asia, Europe and the United States, including Berliner Philharmonie, Musikverein, Oper Graz, Arnold Schoenberg Center, National Centre for the Performing Arts Beijing, Yun Isang Memorial Hall, Shanghai Concert Hall, Merkin Hall, and Lincoln Center. She has been commissioned by Bang On A Can’s PCF and Roger Shapiro Fund for New Music, Hopkins Center for Arts, Classic Euro Young Festival, Shanghai Spring International Music Festival, Shenzhen Symphony Orchestra, Beijing Modern Music Festivals, and has worked with ensembles including China Philharmonic Orchestra, Bang On A Can All-Stars, Shanghai Philharmonic Orchestra, the RIAS Youth Orchestra, Dinosaur Annex, Shanghai Quartet, Sinfonia Iuventus, China Youth Symphony Orchestra; and by individuals such as Danish percussionist Gert Mortensen and All-Stars’ cellist Ashley Bathgate. Wang’s work draws on and spans a variety of genres, including avant-garde concert music, theater, film, electronic music, Chinese folk music and experimental pop. She holds degrees from the Central Conservatory of Music (BA ’08) and the Yale School of Music (MM ’10/ AD ’12).