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2018 Wallace International Piano Festival - Lixin Zhang

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Wallace International Piano Festival

Lixin Zhang (NZ)


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Biography:

Lixin is in his fifth year at Burnside High School in Christchurch where he is in the Specialist Music Programme playing both piano and violin. He began piano lessons at the age of four with Neville Baird and has also studied with Michael Endres, Richard Mapp and Melanie Lina. Lixin was awarded the Irene Lassen Exhibition award from the Royal Schools of Music for his first diploma exam and has passed his LRSM diploma with a high distinction. Lixin won the Wallace National Junior Piano Competition in 2016 and the Wallace National Piano Competition in 2017. He has also won various IRMT piano competitions and the Ruby Hay Pianoforte Scholarship.

Away from the piano, Lixin enjoys playing table tennis, chess and tennis.





An exciting four-day event for lovers of piano music

The Wallace International Piano Festival (WIPF) is a biennial event featuring recitals and masterclasses conducted by internationally acclaimed concert pianists and incorporates the Wallace National Junior Piano Competition (WNJPC), providing pre-tertiary pianists across New Zealand with the opportunity to compete for prizes totalling over $4,000.

Proudly in association with... The Wallace Foundation, Templar Family Office, Creative New Zealand Communities, The University of Auckland, IRMT Auckland Branch, SOUNZ Centre for New Zealand Music, Auckland Philharmonia Orchestra, Chamber Music New Zealand.

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