ZHANG Jin

 

Zhang Jin is the head of the Piano Performance Section of the

Music School attached to the Central Conservatory of Music in Beijing. He graduated from the Piano Department of the Central Conservatory of Music with outstanding marks.

 

Professor Zhang is a frequent judge of various piano competitions and has been a lecturer in many cities of China, Germany, Canada, USA and Japan. His students have won many awards among different competitions, including The 8 th V. Krainev Int'l Piano Competition For Young Pianists, Villa-Lobos Int'l Piano Competition , The 6 th Hamamatsu Int'l Piano Competition , The 11th Unisa Int'l Piano Competition , Gina Bachauer Int'l Young Artists Piano Competition Salt Lake, 2008 Minnesota International Piano E-competition and many others.

 

For his excellence in teaching, Professor Zhang received the Outstanding Teacher Award from the Central Conservatory of Music in 2000, and was honored for the Fourth “Yang Xuelan” Music Teaching Award the same year. In 2004, the Ministry of Culture of the People's Republic of China conferred upon him the “Ou Yongxi” teaching award in art. He was awarded “Bao Gang” teaching award in 2007 for his great contribution at piano teaching. Professor Zhang is listed in the “Dictionary of Well-known World Intellectuals” and in the “Index of Chinese Contemporary Artists.”