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In June 2015, 10-year-old piano prodigy Serena Wang successfully performed Beethoven¡¯s Piano Concerto No.1 in C Major with the Shanghai Symphony Orchestra under the baton of 80-year-old internationally celebrated conductor Zubin Mehta who praised Serena highly and was astonished by her musical talent. In August, Serena was invited to collaborate with the Shanghai Symphony Orchestra and Chinese celebrated conductor Maestro Long Yu in a musical celebration marking 70 years since both the ending of World War Two and the establishment of the UN itself at the General Assembly of the United Nations, performing Beethoven¡¯s Choral Fantasia in C Minor as the piano soloist.
 
Born in October 2004, Serena Wang started her piano lessons with Ms. Sumi Nagasama when she was 4. In February 2010, 5-year-old Serena became the youngest prize winner for her outstanding performance in Bach Piano Competition held by Berkley University. At the same year, she obtained first prize in Piano Competition of North California Chinese Music Teachers¡¯ Society, and she was invited to play in prize presentation ceremony. In July 2010, Serena took part in Second National Youth¡¯s Piano Showing Competition at Gulangyu Island in Xiamen. Her lively performance which was full of musicality not only won the golden prize in Children¡¯s Group, but also gained herself praises from judges and experts. On the invitation of Chinese Musician¡¯ Society, she was taught by renowned piano educationist, Prof. Dan Zhaoyi since September 2010.
 
Serena was invited to participate in the piano performance in First Youth¡¯s Spring Festival Gala held by Chengdu Television Station in February 2011. And she played in Childhood on Black and White Keys Concert specially held respectively in Hangzhou and Chongqing by Prof. Dan¡¯s students to celebrate International Children¡¯s Day at the end of May 2011.
 
Serena was much honored to join the publication of series book Dan Zhaoyi, a Piano Educationist Who Taught World Champions and national tour concerts of his awarded students in November 2011. She played at China National Centre for the Performing Arts and cooperated with Shenzhen Symphony Orchestra, which undoubtedly was an important milestone on her path of music.
 
In 2013, 8-year-old Serena gave her solo recitals in Chengdu, Yichang and Shenzhen. In March 2013, she played Kabalevsky¡¯s Piano Concerto No. 3 in D major with Maestro Zhang Guoyong and the China Philharmonic Orchestra at the Forbidden City Concert Hall in Beijing. In May, she played Beethoven¡¯s Piano Concerto No.1 at the Tsinghua University and Peking University with Maestro Yang Yang and the China Philharmonic again. Serena cooperated with Mexico Youth Symphony Orchestra and played Kabalevsky¡¯s Piano Concerto No. 3 in D major in Mexico. In July 2013, she cooperated with Guangzhou Symphony Orchestra conducted by Maestro Long Yu and played Beethoven¡¯s Piano Concerto No.1 in C major in the closing ceremony of Guangzhou Symphony Orchestra 2012-2013 Music Season. In August 2013, at the invitation of Channel Classics, a world famous record company, she went to Netherlands and recorded her personal album which was released globally in April 2014. The recording won critical acclaims soon after the release. This album contains piano works of many Chinese and foreign musicians (such as Tan Dun, Dan Zhaoyi, Mozart, Chopin, Liszt, Poulenc, Shostakovich, etc.) which are difficult to play and have great music profundity. In October 2013, invited by the 16th Beijing International Music Festival, Serena performed her piano recital concert in the Sanlitun Village Orange Hall in Beijing and won the applause and acclaims of the audience.
 
In January 2014, 9-year-old Wang Yalun played Chopin¡¯s Piano Concerto No. 1 in e minor in ¡°the 15th Asian International Chopin Piano Competition¡± and won Gold Award in Group B. In February, Serena cooperated with Vancouver Symphony Orchestra conducted by Maestro Long Yu and played Beethoven¡¯s Piano Concerto No. 1 in Orpheum Theatre in Vancouver. In April of the same year, she cooperated with Shanghai Symphony Orchestra conducted by Maestro Long Yu and played Mozart¡¯s Piano Concerto No. 9 in Shanghai Oriental Art Center. On April 24th, she cooperated with Shanghai Symphony Orchestra conducted by Ms. Zhang Jiemin and played Mozart¡¯s Piano Concerto No. 9 again. In June, she was invited to perform as guest piano soloist in the opening gala of the 3rd Shenzhen International Piano Concerto Competition. At the same year, she toured Russia on behalf of China in the exchange program with Center music school of Moscow State Tchaikovsky Conservatory and performed in the China-Russia Young Talents Joint Concert at the State Kremlin Palace.
 
In January 2015, Serena Wang played Beethoven¡¯s Piano Concerto No. 1 at the Berne Kulturcasino and St. Gallen Tonhalle in Switzerland in collaboration with Guangzhou Symphony Orchestra. After the Swiss tour, she toured Finland and performed Chopin¡¯s Piano Concerto No.1 with Maestro Zhang Guoyong.