“No other concert grand piano makes me feel as sure as the C. Bechstein D 282. I can savor its richly colored sound without restriction. When you play this grand, you experience a true legend.”
Haiou Zhang, born in China in 1984, is among the most successful musicians of his generation. In 2010, he completed an extensive tour in Canada with the National Slovakian Symphony Orchestra. Further tours have taken him to Brazil and China. In addition, Haiou Zhang played Tschaikowsky's Piano Concerto No. 1 with the Warsaw Symphony and debuted with the Belgrade Philharmonic Orchestra playing Rachmaninow's Piano Concerto No. 3. Haiou Zhang was accepted into the Central Conservatory of Music in Peking when he was just 10 years old. Since 2008, he has been studying with Bernd Goetzke in Hannover. Following his great success at the V. International Vladimir Horowitz Piano Competition in Kiev, he produced a CD with North German Radio (NDR). In 2010, Haiou Zhang recorded on a Bechstein concert grand piano for Deutschland Radio a Liszt program, which appears on CD under the Hänssler CLASSIC label.