Date of Birth
03 Feb 1986
146 Sulgrave Road
London W6 7PU
Repertoire: The preliminaries
Round 1: 20-minute recital
|J.S.Bach||Prelude and Fugue in g-sharp minor, Book 1||5|
|Graham Hair||Under Aldebaran||Yes||4|
|Ravel||Scarbo from Gaspard de la Nuit||9|
Round 2: 30-minute recital
|Scarlatti||Sonata in G major K 454||3|
|Scarlatti||Sonata in G major K 455||2|
|Chopin||Etudes, Op.25 Nos.1-6 and 8-12||25|
Repertoire: The semi-finals
Round 1: 65-minute recital
|J.S. Bach||Aria Variata in A minor, BWV 989||13|
|Beethoven||Diabelli Variations, Op. 120||52|
Round 2: Accompaniment / Chamber Music
Sonata for Violin and Piano
Beethoven: Sonata No 9 Op 47 (‘Kreutzer’)
Schumann: Piano Quintet in E flat major Op 44
Repertoire: The Finals
Round 1: 18th Century Concerto
Mozart: Concerto No 21 in C major K467
Round 2: 19th or 20th century Concerto
Brahms: Concerto No 2 in B flat major Op 83
BiographyJianing Kong has performed to great critical acclaim throughout the UK, continental Europe and Asia. He is a prizewinner of many international competitions such as the 2009 Leeds, 2013 Valsesia, 2014 Scottish and 2015 Santander Piano Competition.
He has given performances at Wigmore Hall, Festival Hall, Cadogan Hall, St. Martin-in-the-Fields, St.John’s Smith Square, St.James’ Piccadilly, Draper’s Hall, Steinway Hall, Brighton Festival, Leeds Town Hall, Gasteig, Salle Cortot, Bechstein Centrum and the Bolshoi Hall.
Jianing has appeared with the Halle Orchestra (Sir Mark Elder), St. Johns Chamber Orchestra, Orchestre Royal de Chambre de Wollone (Michael Hofstetter) and the Orquesta Sinfónica de Radiotelevisión Espanõla (Pablo González).
Jianing studied at the Canton Conservatory, the Purcell School, the Royal College of Music, graduating in 2012. He studied with the late Ronald Smith, Ruth Nye, Gordon Fergus-Thompson and Dmitri Alexeev. He is currently completing his Konzertexamen at Musikhochschule Detmold in the class of Alfredo Perl.
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