张艺 艺术总监




中央芭蕾舞团音乐总监、首席指挥、享受国务院政府特殊津贴专家


张艺自5岁开始学习小提琴,1983年进入中央音乐学院附小,1990年保送至中央音乐学院指挥系,随著名指挥家徐新教授学习,并得到了冀瑞铠教授的悉心教诲。2000年至2003年,他就读于德国萨尔布吕肯音乐学院,师从德国著名指挥家、教育家马克思.博默教授,获指挥硕士学位。


作为当前中国颇具影响力的青年指挥家之一,张艺曾与众多国内外著名乐团合作呈献音乐会、歌剧和芭蕾舞剧演出。他先后执棒的乐团包括:中国国家交响乐团、中国爱乐乐团、上海交响乐团、上海爱乐乐团、中央民族乐团、中央芭蕾舞团、中央歌剧院、广州交响乐团、浙江交响乐团、杭州爱乐乐团、香港小交响乐团、澳门乐团、伦敦爱乐乐团(London Philharmonic Orchestra)、马来西亚爱乐乐团(Malaysian Philharmonic Orchestra)、德国广播爱乐乐团(German Radio Philharmonic Orchestra)、古巴交响乐团(Cuba Symphony Orchestra)、瑞典皇家歌剧院(KungligaOperan)、法国巴黎克洛纳乐团(Orchestra Colonne of Paris)、法兰西岛国家交响乐团(Orchestre national d’?le de france)、以及德国符腾堡室内乐团(Württemberg Chamber Orchestra)等。


他的足迹遍布欧洲、美洲、澳洲与亚洲等地,携手合作过的著名中外艺术家包括伊曼纽尔.帕胡德(Emmanuel Pahud)、文策尔.富克斯 (Wenzel Fuchs)、雷诺德.卡皮桑 (Renaud Capucon)、提鲍德(Jean-YvesThibaudet)、郑明和(MyungWha Chung)、张永宙(Sarah Chang)、郎朗、陈萨、宁峰、秦立巍等。马来西亚国王与王后对他极为赞赏,当地新闻媒体也给予了高度评价:“(张艺是)灿烂的、不可思议的、极具魅力的年轻指挥家”。因此张艺在2012-2014年连续三年指挥了马来西亚爱乐乐团音乐季演出,以实际行动来回报亚洲音乐界对他的支持与厚爱。


张艺曾指挥演出许多中外作品的中国首演,他指挥的中国首演作品有包括斯特拉文斯基的《一个士兵的故事》、叶小纲的《马九匹》、陈其刚的《道情》等。2001年5月张艺在北京与中央芭蕾舞团合作,世界首演了陈其刚作曲、张艺谋导演的新编芭蕾舞剧《大红灯笼高高挂》,获得极大成功;2012年4月,张艺携澳门乐团在澳门圣母玫瑰堂成功首演了莫扎特《c小调弥撒》,将这部“世界最伟大的三大弥撒曲”之一的杰作带给广大音乐爱好者;2014年4月,他再次来到玫瑰堂,成功指挥澳门乐团完美罗西尼《圣母悼歌》的中国首演。


2012年5月张艺因指挥大量中西方当代音乐荣获北京现代音乐节杰出贡献奖。


在国家重大活动中也能看到张艺的身影。2007年7月香港回归十周年庆典演出和2008年北京奥运会开幕式都有他的倾情参与,其中张艺指挥并录制了北京奥运会开幕式的大部分音乐,包括主题歌《我和你》。


为了给中国听众送上更多的听觉盛宴,2008年6月,他成功地指挥了瑞典皇家芭蕾舞团在中国的巡回演出;2013年,他还与德国符腾堡室内乐团携手开展了精彩的巡回演出。


此外,张艺还录制了不少中外作品的唱片,其中包括2002年1月他与德国萨尔布吕肯广播交响乐团录制的叶小纲交响乐作品,该唱片由德国Wergo唱片公司出版。这是一种意义非凡的传播方式,它向世界展示了中国当代音乐的活力和面貌。2013年7月张艺与英国伦敦爱乐乐团及大提琴演奏家秦立巍在英国为DEECA唱片公司录制英国作品专辑。


在国际舞台上,张艺频频亮相于各大文化艺术节和著名艺术殿堂,他曾于2004年4月率中国国家交响乐团赴朝鲜平壤,参加四月之春国际艺术节;2005年9月携兰州歌剧院交响乐团出访澳大利亚,在著名的悉尼歌剧院奏响中国音乐之声;2006年5月,张艺与古巴交响乐团在哈瓦那举行了古巴艺术节开幕式交响音乐会;2007年、2008年他率兰州交响乐团赴维也纳金色大厅与巴黎会议宫演出音乐会和歌剧《大梦敦煌》;2008年7月张艺和中央芭蕾舞团在伦敦科汶特花园皇家剧院演出;2009年1月他与法国巴黎克洛纳乐团和中央芭蕾舞团在巴黎歌剧院演出;2010年2月他携瑞典皇家歌剧院在斯德哥尔摩演出。


2015年11月,张艺带领中央芭蕾舞团交响乐团首次独立“走出去”,赴瑞士博丽欧剧院、圣普雷剧院及日内瓦万国宫演出三场音乐会。此次赴瑞士演出广受赞许并意义非凡:瑞士博丽欧剧院与圣普雷剧院的演出,是对于中国-瑞士建交65周年的纪念;联合国于日内瓦万国宫主办的“五常联合音乐会”,更具有庆祝联合国胜利70周年和世界反法西斯战争胜利70周年、呼吁世界和平的重大意义。


Zhang Yi, one of today’s influential young conductors in China, served as the Music Director and Chief Conductor of the National Ballet of China.


Learning to play the violin at the age of 5, Zhang Yi was recommended to Central Conservatory of Music in 1990. He learned conducting under the guidance of Prof. XuXin and Prof.JiRuikai. From 2000 to 2003, he pursued further education in the Saarbrücken HFM: Hochschulefür Musik Saar, where he finished the graduate course for conducting with Prof. Max Pommer, a renowned German conductor.


As a major young conductor in China, Zhang Yi has devoted himself in hundreds of concerts, operas and ballets. During the past two decades, he has cooperated with lots of orchestras home and abroad, including China National Symphony Orchestra, China Philharmonic Orchestra,Shanghai Symphony Orchestra, Shanghai Philharmonic Orchestra, China Traditional Instrument Orchestra, National Ballet of China Symphony Orchestra, Central Opera Theater,Guangzhou Symphony Orchestra, Zhejiang Symphony Orchestra, Hangzhou Philharmonic Orchestra, Hong Kong Symphonitta Orchestra, Macau Symphony Orchestra, London Philharmonic Orchestra, Malaysian Philharmonic Orchestra, German Radio Philharmonic Orchestra, Cuba Symphony Orchestra, KungligaOperan, Orchestra Colonne of Paris,Orchestre national d’?le de france, and Württemberg Chamber Orchestra etc.


In his performances around European, American, Australian and Asian countries, Zhang Yi collaborated with numerous artists such as Emmanuel Pahud, Wenzel Fuchs, Renaud Capucon, Jean-YvesThibaudet, MyungWha Chung, Sarah Chang, Lang Lang, Chen Sa,NingFeng and Qin Liwei etc. During his tour in Malaysia, Zhang Yi received great acclaim in local news media, describing him as “a brilliant, incredible charming young conductor”. He also won personal recognition from the King and Queen of Malaysia.From 2012 to 2014, Zhang Yi conducted the Malaysia Philharmonic Orchestra in music seasons for three consecutive years, in return for the love and expectation of Asian audiences.


Zhang Yi conducted many premieres of Chinese and foreign works, includingthe world premiere of the ballet Raise the Red Lantern in May 2001, which was composed by Chen Qigang and directed by Zhang Yimou. In the Aprils of 2012 and 2014, he successfully conducted the Chinese premiere of Mass in C Minor by Mozart (2012) and Stabat Mater by Rossini (2014) with Macau Symphony Orchestra in Our Lady of the Rosary Church, Macao, introducing these two great masterpieces to Chinese audience.


In May 2012, he was given the Award of Outstanding Contribution at the Beijing Modern Music Festival for his numerous performances of Chinese and western modern music pieces.


Known for his enthusiasm and passion, Zhang Yi has often been invited to take part in national events. In July 2007, he conducted in the performance of celebrating the 10th anniversary of Hong Kong coming back to China.In 2008, he conducted for the recording of most music pieces for the opening ceremony of 2008 Olympic Games, including the song You and Me.


Zhang Yi has worked with top art organization to give Chinese audience excellent art experience. For instance, in June 2008, he conducted all the tour performances of Royal Swedish Ballet in China.In 2013, apart from conducting, he played an active role in the China tour of Württemberg Chamber Orchestra of Heilbronn, Germany.


Aiming to make the Chinese music and musicians known worldwide, Zhang Yi has released many recordings. In January 2002, he conducted for the recording of Ye Xiaogang’s symphony works New Music from Chinawith Saarbrucken Radio Symphony Orchestra, which was published by Wergo (Germany).In July 2013, Zhang Yi went to London with famous cellist Qin Liwei, where he conducted London Philharmonic Orchestra to record Britain music works for DEECA Music Group. These efforts are highly regarded as they serve as a showcase for modern Chinese music and musicians.


Zhang Yi has conducted in many arts festivals and major theaters internationally. In 2004, he led the National Symphony Orchestra to participate in the Spring International Arts Festival in Pyongyang, North Korea; and with Cuba Symphony Orchestra, he conducted on the opening of Cuba Arts Festival in 2006; in 2005, 2007 and 2008, he worked with Lanzhou Opera House Symphony Orchestra to present concerts and the opera A Big Dream of Dunhuang in Sydney Opera House, The Golden Hall of Vienna and Palais des Congrès de Paris; in 2008, Zhang Yi toured with the National Ballet of China in Royal Opera House, Covent Garden in London; in 2009, he collaborated with Orchestra Colonne at Opera National de Paris; and in 2010, he performed with KungligaOperan in Stockholm.


In 2015, Zhang Yi was invited to lead the National Ballet of China Symphony Orchestra to Beaulieu Theater, Saint-Pres Theater and the Palace of Nations in Switzerland. Three concerts were performed to commemorate the 65-year anniversary of Sino-Switzerland diplomatic relations, in which ajoint concert on behalf of the five permanent members of the UN Security Council was specially presentedto celebrate the 70th anniversary of the United Nations.