Wang Xiaoming

Wang Xiaoming Born in China in 1982, he started playing the violin at the age of four. Whilst still at school, he continued his musical development and education under Prof. Xu Lu at the Central Conservatory in Beijing, where he studied violin performance for ten years. His musical talent was promoted by the Herbert von Karajan Center and flourished under the tutelage of Gerhard Schulz in Vienna. He competed with great success in the «Mi-Do-Violin-» and «Stephanie Hohl-Competitions» and won 1st prizes and the special award at the Leopold Mozart-Competition. He has been concertmaster of the UBS Verbier Orchestra and the UBS Chamber Orchestra, and in 2008 he becomes the 2nd concertmaster of the Zurich Opera Orchestra. He is a passionate table tennis player and spends his leisure time by preparing asian culinary delicacies and exploring South America.