Alyssa Wang earned her Bachelor of Fine Arts from Carnegie Mellon University with a major in violin performance and a double minor in conducting and creative writing. Music has taken her all across the world, playing in venues internationally in Great Britain, Spain, Germany, Austria, Canada, and Norway. In 2016, she was the winner of the Carnegie Mellon School of Music Concerto Competition, the Pittsburgh Female College Association Prize, the Carnegie Mellon Women’s Award, and the Senior Leadership Award. Alyssa studied with Andres Cardenes (Concertmaster, Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra, 1988-2010) at Carnegie Mellon University, and will pursue a Master’s Degree at New England Conservatory in the fall with Malcolm Lowe (Concertmaster, Boston Symphony Orchestra).

Alyssa will perform the Glazunov Violin Concerto with the Philharmonic on May 20 and 21, 2016!