Competitors passed through to the Final

Wang Weilian

Wang Weilian

No. 56

Voice type: Tenor

Country: China

Date of birth: 3 November, 1990

Tenor Weilian Wang was born in Yunnan province, southwest of China, and he studied at the University of Arts and Music Academy in Yunnan and at the China Conservatory of Music in Beijing, as well as at Johannes Brahms Conservatory and Hochschule für Musik und Theater Hamburg, in the latter with Prof. Carolyn Grace James. He took part in master classes by Liang Li, Angela Denoke and Cornelia Helfricht, and won 1st prize at the Bellini International Music Competition in Italy in 2015. In 2019, he was soloist with the Neue Philharmonie Hamburg in the city’s Laeiszhalle two times, and in Requiem by Mozart under the direction of conductor Volker Hedtfeld in the Pauluskirche in Berlin. At his university in Hamburg, he perfomed Rodolfo from La bohème and the Duke of Mantua from Rigoletto in 2020, and Mime und Froh from Das Rheingold as well as Goffredo from Rinaldo in 2021.

Competition Repertoire


Liszt: Pace non trovo (Sonetto 104 di Petrarca)

Mozart: Dies Bildnis ist bezaubernd schön – Tamino’s aria from Die Zauberflöte

Verdi: La donna e mobile – the Duke of Mantua’s canzone from Rigoletto


Puccini: Che gelida manina! – Rodolfo’s aria from La bohème

Massenet: Pourquoi me réveiller – Werther’s aria from Werther


Puccini: E lucevan le stelle – Cavaradossi’s aria from Tosca           

Bizet: La fleur que tu m’avais jetée – Don José’s aria from Carmen

Puccini: Nessun dorma – Calaf’s aria from Turandot