PIANO 2023: Competitor
As a solo pianist, Wenfang Han has given numerous concerts with orchestras, including: China Philharmonic Orchestra, Fundacja Nowa Orkiestra Kameralna in Poland, Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra, Shanghai Symphony Orchestra, Shanghai Philharmonic Orchestra. He debuted Rimsky-Korsakov’s Piano Concerto in China with the Guangzhou Symphony Orchestra, under the baton of Pedro Halffter. In 2016 he performed Mozart’s Piano Concerto No. 22 with Adam Glaser at Lincoln Center’s Peter Jay Sharp Theatre, and later that year he performed the same concerto with the Aspen Philharmonic Orchestra at the Aspen Music Festival. In 2019, he was invited by the Semana Internacional de Piano de Óbidos (SIPO) to give three recitals in Portugal. He was first prize winner in several international piano competitions such as the Steinway & Sons International Piano Competition, the Thomas Cooper International Piano Competition and the MTAC Piano Concerto Solo Competition. While at Juilliard, he was awarded the Bachauer Scholarship (2016) and received the Irving S. Gilmore Scholarship and Fellowship and the Charles R Miller Scholarship (2019-2020).