Junhao Wang (2013-2015)
Junhao Wang, a freshman at the Hillcrest High School, studies piano with Dr. Jie Lu and Dr. Ning Lu. Over the past three years he has won many solo and concerto piano competition awards. His most recent remarkable experiences are his participation in the 2015 Cleveland International Piano Competition Young Artists’ Competition and his presentation on the Young Concert Platform at the 7th World Piano Conference in Serbia. His major accomplishments include first place in the UMTA Piano Concerto Competitions (2013 and 2015), first and second in the Utah International Piano Academy and Helen Taylor Johannesen International Piano Competitions (2013 and 2015), first in Solo (2014 and 2015) and Concerto (2012 and 2014) during the Summer Arts Piano Competition at the University of Utah, alternate in the 2014 MTNA Utah State Competition, was chosen as one of six finalists during the 2013 Seattle International Piano Competition, and first in the 2013 American Fine Arts Festival Concerto Competition. Junhao performed at Weill Recital Hall in Carnegie Hall in 2013 and played with the Salt Lake Symphony in 2012 and the American West Symphony of Sandy in 2015. Since 2012, Junhao has been a Piano Ambassador of the Mundi Project.