张艺

艺术总监
Artistic Director

中国交响乐团团长、上海爱乐乐团艺术总监、享受国务院政府特殊津贴专家、中宣部“四个一批”人才


张艺自5岁开始学习小提琴,1990年被保送至中央音乐学院指挥系,师从著名指挥家徐新教授和冀瑞铠教授。2000-2003年,他在德国萨尔布吕肯音乐学院攻读硕士学位,获得享有德国指挥界“活化石”之称的指挥家马克思?博默教授悉心教导。


作为当前中国颇具影响力的指挥家之一,张艺曾与众多国内外著名乐团合作音乐会、歌剧和芭蕾舞剧演出,如中国国家交响乐团、中国爱乐乐团、上海交响乐团、上海爱乐乐团、澳门乐团、英国伦敦爱乐乐团、德国广播爱乐乐团、德国符腾堡室内乐团、马来西亚爱乐乐团、澳大利亚维多利亚交响乐团、古巴交响乐团、瑞典皇家歌剧院等。他的足迹遍布欧、美、澳与亚洲等地,携手合作的著名中外艺术家有莱昂尼达斯?卡瓦科斯、伊曼纽尔?帕胡德、文策尔?富克斯、雷诺德?卡皮桑、提鲍德、郑明和、张永宙、郎朗等。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”。


张艺曾指挥演出许多中外作品的中国首演,如斯特拉文斯基的《一个士兵的故事》、叶小纲的《马九匹》、陈其钢的《大红灯笼高高挂》(芭蕾)、莫扎特《c小调弥撒》和罗西尼《圣母悼歌》的中国首演等。此外,他还录制了不少中外作品的唱片,如德国Wergo唱片公司出版的叶小纲交响乐作品,与英国伦敦爱乐乐团及大提琴演奏家秦立巍为DEECA唱片公司录制英国作品专辑。20125月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,如2007年香港回归十周年庆典演出和2008年北京奥运会开幕式,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》。201511月,张艺带领中央芭蕾舞团交响乐团赴瑞士日内瓦万国宫举办了“联合国五常联合音乐会”,庆祝中瑞建交65周年、联合国成立70周年和世界反法西斯战争胜利70周年。20173月,他带领中国国家大剧院管弦乐团赴阿联酋参加阿布扎比艺术节获圆满成功。




Learning to play the violin at the age of five, Yi Zhang was recommended to Central Conservatory of Music in 1990. He learned conducting under the guidance of Prof. Xu Xin and Prof. Ji Ruikai. From 2000 to 2003, he pursued further education in the Saarbrücken Hochschule für Musik Saar, where he finished the graduate course for conducting with Prof. Max Pommer, a renowned German conductor.


Director of the China National Symphony Orchestra.

Artistic Director or Shanghai Philharmonic Orchestra.


As an influential conductor in China, Yi Zhang devoted himself in hundreds of concerts, operas and ballets. During the past two decades, he has cooperated with orchestras home and abroad, including China National Symphony Orchestra, China Philharmonic Orchestra, Shanghai Symphony Orchestra, Shanghai Philharmonic Orchestra, Macau Symphony Orchestra, London Philharmonic Orchestra, German Radio Philharmonic Orchestra, Württemberg Chamber Orchestra, Malaysian Philharmonic Orchestra, Orchestra Victoria, Cuba Symphony Orchestra, Kungliga Operan and etc. In his performances around European, American, Australian and Asian countries, Yi Zhang collaborated with numerous artists such as Leonidas Kavakos, Emmanuel Pahud, Wenzel Fuchs, Renaud Capucon, Jean-Yves Thibaudet, Myung Wha Chung, Sarah Chang, Lang Lang etc. During his tour in Malaysia, Yi Zhang received great acclaim in local news media, describing him as “a brilliant, incredible charming young conductor”.


Yi Zhang conducted many premieres of Chinese and foreign works, such as the world premiere of the ballet Raise the Red Lantern in May 2001, the Chinese premiere of Mass in C Minor by Mozart (2012) and Stabat Mater by Rossini (2014) with Macau Symphony Orchestra. Meanwhile, he also engaged as conductor in some recordings, such as Ye Xiaogang’s New Music from China with Saarbrucken Radio Symphony Orchestra (by Wergo, Germany, 2002) and Britain Music with London Philharmonic Orchestra and cellist Qin Liwei (by DEECA, UK, 2013). In May 2012, he was given the Award of Outstanding Contribution at the Beijing Modern Music Festival for his efforts in showcasing modern Chinese music and musicians.


Known for his enthusiasm and passion, Yi Zhang is often invited to take part in national events, like the celebrating performance for Hong Kong’s return in 2007 and opening ceremony of 2008 Olympic Games (including the song You and Me). In November 2015, he led the National Ballet of China Symphony Orchestra to the Palace of United Nations, where they presented a joint concert on behalf of the five permanent members of the UN Security Council, commemorating the 65-year anniversary of Sino-Switzerland diplomatic relations and the 70th anniversary of the United Nations. In March 2017, Yi Zhang successfully conducted the China NCPA Orchestra in Abu Dhabi Festival.