Violinist Bing Wang joined the Los Angeles Philharmonic as associate concertmaster in 1994. She previously held the position of principal second violin of the Cincinnati Symphony, and has served as concertmaster at the Aspen Music Festival and School since 2003. Wang has been guest concertmaster of the Shanghai Symphony Orchestra since 2009.
Wang has been featured as a soloist with the Los Angeles Philharmonic, the Pacific Symphony, the Oregon Symphony, the Manhattan Symphony, Young Musicians Foundation Debut Orchestra, American Youth Symphony, the Shanghai Symphony Orchestra, and more. She appears annually as concertmaster and soloist at the Hollywood Bowl under the baton of composer John Williams. As a chamber musician, Wang has collaborated with such distinguished artists as Lang Lang, Yefim Bronfman, Emanuel Ax, Jean-Yves Thibaudet, among others. Chamber music appearances include performances at the Théâtre du Châtelet in Paris, the Palais des Beaux Arts in Brussels, and the Sanssouci Palace in Potsdam, Germany. She also performs regularly on the Philharmonic’s Green Umbrella and Chamber Music Society series.
Wang began studying the violin with her parents at the age of six. She attended the middle school of the Shanghai Conservatory of Music, where she was concertmaster of the school orchestra. Wang studied with Berl Senofsky at the Peabody Conservatory, and received her Master’s Degree from the Manhattan School of Music, under the tutelage of Glenn Dicterow. Wang is an Adjunct Associate Professor at the USC Thornton School of Music and serves on the faculty of the Aspen Music Festival and School.