Music Performance Lessons
Levels taught:Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
About Wenting Y.
A dedicated soloist,chamber musician and pedagogue,chinese pianist Wenting Yu made his solo debut at Weill Recital Hall at Carnegie Hall on December,2018 as the “Closing Gala of 2018 Mannes Sounds Festival”. In July 2019, he won the 2019 IKIF Scholarship Award International Piano Competition at 21th International Keyboard Institute & Festival in New York City. Mr. Yu has also achieved numerous prizes including the winner of “2018 Ravel Special Prize”by the Foundation of Maurice Ravel,France, “2018 Mannes School of Music Piano Concerto Competition”, “Music Teachers National Association Competition Steinway 2016-2017 Annual Young Artist Award”,the National Champion at the “Fifth China National Piano Competition” in Xiamen,China,Second Prize at the “Liszt International Piano Competition for Young Pianists” in Moscow,Russia and many others.
Most recently, Wenting Yu’s has been appeared as soloist at the Weill Recital Hall at Carnegie Hall,Alice Tully Hall at Lincoln Center,Steinway Hall NYC,the Frick Collection, the Metropolitan Club,the Union Club of NYC,Columbia University,Polish Consulate NYC,German Consulate NYC, Niskayuna Library of Schenectady,Stiefel Hall at Mannes,The New School’s Tishman Auditorium,Lang Recital Hall at Hunter College, the Aspen Festival Hall,the Palace of Fontainebleau in France.
In May 2019,Yu graduated from Mannes School of Music of The New School where he earned his Master of Music Degree and under the tutelage of Pavlina Dokovska. He is recipient of the Steinway Award for outstanding artist in graduate program in 2019. Yu is currently a candidate of Doctor of Musical Arts Degree at Mason Gross School of the Arts at Rutgers University studying with Vladimir Valjarevic as a scholarship and doctoral teaching fellowship recipient.
Speaks Korean, French, English, Chinese
Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
Teaching since 2011
Wenting is a wonderful teacher! He is very patient and organized. I am so thankful to study piano lesson with him. Looking forward to work with him in this coming academic year!!
Thank you so much Mr.Yu! I like your teaching style!!!
Teaching Assistant: Piano Private Lesson Piano Class Piano Private Lesson for composer
Mannes School of Music
Piano Private Lesson
Mannes School of Music, The New School
Fluent / Native Proficiency
Fluent / Native Proficiency
IKIF Scholarship Awards International Piano Competition
Steinway & son Company; Mannes School of Music, The New School
2018 Golden Classical Music Award
“2018 Le Concours Prix Ravel”(Competition of Maurice Ravel Prize) by Foundation Maurice Ravel
Mannes School of Music Piano Concerto Competition
2017 MTNA National Conference, Baltimore
MTNA Piano Competition
Women in Music Audition for Young Artists
Liszt International Piano Competition for Young Pianists
Fifth China National Piano Competition and Festival for Young Pianists, Xiamen, China