Berlin based Taiwanese conductor Su-Han Yang is the winner of the First Prize and Golden Baton of the 10th International Grzegorz Fitelberg Competition for Conductors in 2017.
After winning the Fitelberg Competition, Mr. Yang received numerous invitations to collaborate with the Silesian Philharmonic, the Polish Baltic Philharmonic, the Łódź Philharmonic, the Pomeranian Philharmonic, and the Polish Sinfonia Iuventus Orchestra. In the 2019/20 season he works with the Polish National Radio Symphony Orchestra, the Sinfonia Varsovia, the Hungarian Radio Symphony Orchestra, the Brandenburger Symphoniker, the Gliwice Chamber Orchestra, and returns to the Silesian Philharmonic. In the coming 2020/21 season he will conduct the Kraków Philharmonic, the Tainan Philharmonic, and return to the Polish Baltic Philharmonic, the Brandenburger Symphoniker, and the Gliwice Chamber Orchestra. Since 2016 he conducts regularly the Camerata Taiwan in their annual concert tour in Taiwan.
Mr. Yang is one of the two selected conductors for the Mentoring Program of Peter Eötvös Contemporary Music Foundation in 2018/19. He studied with Jun Märkl at the Conducting Academy of Pacific Music Festival in 2017. In 2015 he has been selected as one of the four conductors to work with Riccardo Muti at the Italian Opera Academy in Ravenna. In many international conducting masterclasses he studied with Peter Gülke, Yuri Simonov, Jorma Panula, Shao-Chia Lü, Peter Rundel, and Mark Gibson. He graduated from the Hochschule für Musik Hanns Eisler Berlin, the National Taiwan Normal University, and the Tunghai University. He studied conducting with Prof. Christian Ehwald, Prof. Hans-Dieter Baum, Prof. Apo Ching-Hsin Hsu, and Prof. Annie Chung.