Wang Meng （王萌）is a Chinese composer currently based in New York City. Her music has been performed throughout North America, Europe, and China, by esteemed orchestras and ensembles including the Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra, Brussels Philharmonic, Columbus Symphony, Jacksonville Symphony, MSM Composer’s Orchestra, China Youth Symphony; Aspen Contemporary Ensemble, Thin Edge New Music Collective, Longleash Trio, F- Plus Ensemble and New Downbeat Ensemble. Wang was a composer fellow at the Aspen Music Festival in 2016 and was selected to participate in the ACO EarShot New Music Readings in 2018. Recent performances include a new piece for the New Downbeat Ensemble and a solo piece for accordionist Hanzhi Wang for her tour recitals, represented by the agency Young Concert Artists. Wang is the co-founder of Path New Music, a collective based in NYC draws from a variety of artistic disciplines to bring a fresh, vital perspective to the theatrical stage.
Wang is currently pursuing her DMA in composition at the University of Cincinnati with Graduate Incentive Award as a student of Dr. Douglas Knehans. She is an alumnus of the Central Conservatory and Manhattan School of Music, where she held the Deolus W. Husband Scholarship for Composition in 2015-2017. Her primary instructors have included composers Wenchen Qin, Reiko Füting, and also received instructions from Andreia Pinto Correia.