70. DiYi Tang, piano

Sunday, August 13th, 2023 @ 8pm | Diyi Tang at Klavierhaus

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Diyi Tang at Klavierhaus

DiYi Tang
, piano

Sunday, August 13th, 2023 @ 8pm

Live at Klavierhaus
790 11th Avenue
New York, NY 10019

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Johann Sebastian Bach
Partita No. 2 in C minor, BWV 826
Ludwig van Beethoven
Sonata No. 22 in F Major, Op. 54

Frédéric Chopin
Andante spianato et grande polonaise brillante, Op. 22
Robert Schumann
Symphonic Etudes in C sharp minor, Op. 13


Hailed as “Vibrantly musical, thoughtful” by Cleveland Plain Dealer, “A mature interpreter and an artist of intelligence” by Singapore Straits Times. Pianist Diyi Tang has enjoyed a multifaceted career as a concert pianist, chamber musician, educator, and organizer.

As a concert artist, Mr. Tang has made early presences on the international stages. He made concerto debut with Shanghai Symphony Orchestra at age of 11. As a result of winning the 1996 Chopin International Piano Competition in Moscow, Mr. Tang has been invited to perform with major orchestras including Moscow Symphony, Lucerne Festival Academy Orchestra, Shanghai Symphony and Orchestra National de Lyon. In New York, Mr. Tang made his Lincoln Center debut at Alice Tully Hall performing Chopin E minor Piano Concerto under baton of maestro David Hayes. In addition to his concerto appearances, Mr. Tang has been equally active as a soloist, widely acclaimed for his wide range of repertoire and virtuosity on the keyboard, His recital performances include Tivoli Gardens (Denmark), Central Conservatory in Beijing, Shanghai Grand theatre. Victoria Concert Hall (Singapore). In March 2012, Mr. Tang gave a sold-out recital in Carnegie Hall Weill Recital Hall in New York.

A devoted chamber musician, Mr. Tang has Premiered Matthew Alcoin’s piano trio in New Mexico with violinist David Ferberg and cellist Sally Gunther. He has performed in concert series including Albuquerque chamber music festival, El Paso Pro Musica.

Other than performing, Mr. Tang is deeply passionate in musical education. For last two decades, he has taught global students who seek to further their musical studies. Frequently invited to judge the piano competitions in the tri-state area, Mr. Tang has served as the judge at the Music Teachers National Association (MTNA), the “Rising stars” music program that organized by the Sinovision, the IMPACT young artists competition, the Heida Hermans International Piano Competitions and many others.

Born in Shanghai, China, Mr. Tang moved to U.S at age of 19 to study with Boris Berman. He received his B.M and M.M degree at Mannes College of Music in New York. And received his Doctoral Degree at Mason Gross School at Rutgers, the State University of New Jersey. His principal teachers include Pavlina Dokovska, Min Kown, and Jerome Lowenthal.

Mr. Tang is the Founder and Music Director of Tang Institute for Musical Excellence (TIME), a non-profit organization endeavors to help young musicians who pursue their musical education and career in the U.S.