Wen-Sinn Yang

Wen-Sinn Yang holds a chair for violoncello at the Munich University for Music and Performing Arts in Germany since 2005. In addition to this, he is holding international master classes on a regular basis. In summer he regularly comes to Horn, in the Waldviertel, he is lecturer at the Allegro Vivo Summer Academy, master class violoncello.

Principal cellist with the Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra. Regular appearances at major concerts halls and music festivals in Europe and Asia. Solo performances with orchestras such as the NHK Tokyo, the Shanghai Symphony Orchestra, Radio Suisse Romande and the St. Pauls Chamber Orchestra. More than 20 CD recordings from standard repertory to less well known but highly virtuoso music by composers such as F. Servais, C. Davidoff, A. Piatti and J. Klengel. DVD of 6 solo suites by J. S. Bach in conjunction with Bavarian television.

Studies under C. Starck (Zurich) and W. Boettcher (Berlin). Winner of the first prize at the Geneva International Music Competition in 1991.



Wednesday, 14. August 2024 at 19:00

Stift Altenburg, Bibliothek - Abt-Placidus-Much-Straße 1