XIE-LIANG

(CHINA)

 

BIOGRAPHY:

 

As a Societe Generale scholar, Xie Liang has graduated from the Conservatoire
National Supérieur de Musique et Danse in Paris, France (which is honored as the
world best-known institution of classical saxophone), and learned from outstanding
professors such as Li Manlong from Central Conservatory of Music in Beijing, Claude
Delangle from Conservatoire National Supérieur de Music et Dance of Paris and
Ncolas Prost from Conservatory of Saint Maur in France.
After his graduation and the bachelor's degree from Central Conservatory of Music
in Beijing with the distinction in 2008, in September of the same year, Xie Liang
arrived in Paris, to start his study abroad in France. In 2011, he was admitted to
Conservatory of Paris, becoming the first Chinese in the history of the conservatory
to enter the major of classical saxophone. And he has got his master degree in 2013.
During his study abroad in France, he obtained both the DEM and DSEM diplomas
also.
In April 2010, he attended the famous International Saxophone Competition in
Nantes, France, standing out from competitors to win the first place, and becoming
the first Chinese for the honor since the foundation of this international competition.
As a Chinese saxophonist, he has been active in music stages of Asia and Europe. He
has been invited to hold the saxophone solo recital, chamber music concerts and
Master-Class at home and abroad. For instance, there are Theater of Chatelet, The
Cité internationale des arts in Paris, Balzac Theater, French Douai National Academy
Of Music, Singapore Nanyang Academy of Fine Arts, Beijing Concert Hall, Shanghai
Oriental Art Center, Shanghai Concert Hall, Hangzhou Grand Theater and so on.