Guillaume Wang is recognised as an emerging young Australian
cello soloist. He has won top prizes in international competitions including first prize at the Antonio Janigro International Competition 2020, Epernay String Competition 2017, third prize at the 2017 Pro Art International Competition as well as being selected as a semi-finalist in the 2018 Prague Spring International Competition, George Enescu Competition and ARD International Competition.
Born in Brisbane into a family of musicians, Guillaume
commenced the cello at age three and made his solo debut at
age fifteen with the Queensland Symphony Orchestra in 2013.
In 2018, Guillaume graduated with first class honours from the
Conservatoire National Supérieur de Musique et de Danse de
Paris under the tutelage of his teacher and mentor Raphael
Pidoux, and has undertaken masterclasses with leading soloists
such as Peter Bruns, Daniel Müller Schott, David Garingas and
Recent performances in Europe include venues such as Wigmore Hall and St Martin in-the-Fields Church in London; the Queen Elisabeth Music Chapel, Belgium; the International Music Academy Maurice Ravel, St Jean de Luz, and the Athenaeum, Romania, as well as the National Library Arts Centre in Beijing.
Guillaume has a degree in performance from the Queen Elisabeth Music Chapel in Belgium and finished his Masters at the Paris Conservatory with Marc Coppey and Pauline Bartisol. Recently, Guillaume has been awarded 1st Prize with numerous special prizes at the Antonio Janigro International Competition in 2020 with further performances with the Zagreb soloists and Zagreb Philarmonic Orchestra in the future.
Guillaume is currently an awardee of the Australian Music
Foundation and plays a 1754 Salvador Bofil Cello, generously
loaned by Talents & Violoncelles.