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32 Virtuosos. 1 Passion.
Next Competition July 2020

View application Jianing Kong

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Applicant Details

Title
Mr

First Name
Jianing

Surname
Kong

Date of Birth
03 Feb 1986

Telephone
0044-7809727012

Permanent Address
146 Sulgrave Road
London
London W6 7PU
UNITED KINGDOM

Repertoire: The preliminaries

Round 1: 20-minute recital

Composer Piece Australian Minutes
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
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Round 2: 30-minute recital

Composer Piece Australian Minutes
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
0

Repertoire: The semi-finals

Round 1: 65-minute recital

Composer Piece Australian Minutes
J.S. Bach Aria Variata in A minor, BWV 989 13
Beethoven Diabelli Variations, Op. 120 52
0

Round 2: Accompaniment / Chamber Music

Sonata for Violin and Piano

Beethoven: Sonata No 9 Op 47 (‘Kreutzer’)

Piano Quintet

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

Audition video

Biography

Jianing 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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Passport details

Nationality
Chinese
Passport Number
G46994562
Expiration Date
02-Mar-2021
City / Town of Birth
Guangdong, China

Documentation of musical studies

Documentation of musical activity

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