Derek Wang, piano
Program bio from Show 288:
Derek Wang (piano), 15, is from Needham, Massachusetts, and is a student at The Rivers School in Weston, Massachusetts. On weekends, he travels to New York City, where he studies with Matti Raekallio atÊJuilliard Pre-College. There, he also participates in chamber music and chorus, as well as participating in chamber music at The Rivers School. He was a winner at the 2013 Rosalyn Tureck Bach Competition and has attended the Aspen Summer Music Festival since 2011. He enjoys bringing music to unconventional venues and has performed for school children in New York and Chicago. He also enjoys anything having to do with cars, especially formula one racing.