Jie Zhang - piano

Jie Zhang
Ms. Jie ZHANG is considered one of the most promising solo pianists in Norway today. She has shown her versatility in performances from China in the East to New York in the West, from Spitsbergen in the Arctic North to Spain and Italy in the South.

She has performed with all the major symphony orchestras in Norway. She has been a soloist at the "Peer Gynt Festival" with the Peer Gynt Chamber Orchestra for an audience of 3,000 (outdoor concert), with Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra, Kristiansand Symphony Orchestra, Norwegian Broadcasting Symphony Orchestra, Trondheim Symphony Orchestra, and Oslo Symphony Orchestra in Oslo Concert Hall at Constitution Day celebration. She was invited twice to perform with Donetsk Opera Orchestra for Ukraine President's wife Ludmilla Alexandrova Yanukovyich in the International Festival World Ballet Stars Gala concert in Ukraine.

She has given recitals in major cities throughout Norway, China and, Russia. Jie is also a dedicated performer of chamber music and she regularly collaborates with musicians such as bassoonist Dag Jensen, singer Mari Eriksmoen, violinists Eldbjørg Hemsing, Catharina Chen and, violist Ellen Nisbeth, among others throughout Europe and Scandinavia. With the Norwegian Chamber Orchestra she has toured in Spain, Germany and Denmark, and twice toured in China with Norwegian cellists.

She has appeared at many festivals such as the 1st International Festival of Arts 'Zvezdniy' in Shelkove, Moscow, Oslo International Chamber Music Festival, Stavanger International Chamber Music Festival, Festspillene in Bergen and Piano International Festival in Moscow.