Linda Wang’s students have been soloists with the Colorado Symphony Orchestra, National Repertory Orchestra, Arapahoe Philharmonic, Boulder and Denver Philharmonics, Olympia Chamber Orchestra, Lynn Conservatory Orchestra and have yearly won first prize or placed in the Lamont Solo Honors and Chamber Music Competitions. During their studies at DU, many teach privately and have won positions in regional orchestras such as the Colorado Springs Philharmonic, Fort Collins, Greeley and Cheyenne Symphonies.
The Lamont School’s Student Career Development fund offers financial support for outside student professional activities, and during the summers, Linda Wang’s students have attended prestigious festivals such as the Aspen Music Festival, Heifetz Institute, National Repertory Orchestra, National Symphony Orchestra Institute at Kennedy Center, Montecito Music Festival, Iceland’s Harpa Music Academy, the Interharmony Festival in Italy and Youth Orchestra of the Americas, South America.
They have been accepted and gone on to graduate programs at the Juilliard School, Yale University, Cleveland Institute of Music, Indiana University, University of Michigan, Peabody, Eastman School of Music, London’s Guild Hall, Royal Academy and Vienna Hochschule.
The Rocky Mountain News in Denver reviewed: “Her students fiddled impressively in a crowd- pleasing Perpetual Motion. DU is lucky to have Wang’s talents as violinist and as we discovered in the encore, pedagogue.”