June Wu is a pianist who has performed in New York, Philadelphia, San Francisco, Paris, Moscow, and Shanghai.

Recent highlights include solo recitals in Bayreuth, Germany, and Shanghai, a concerto performance with the Newark Symphony Orchestra in Delaware, a debut solo recital at Théâtre du Châtelet’s Chambre des Notaires venue as part of Les Amateurs Virtuouses Festival, and repeat performances at Carnegie Hall’s Weill Recital Hall with the New York Piano Society. Upcoming performances include a concerto performance with the Cape Town Philharmonic Orchestra and frequent appearances in New York as a performer in residence of the New York Piano Society. She has also been a featured soloist with the Orchestre-Atelier Ostinato and Orchestre de la Garde Républicaine in Paris and the RochesterBirmingham-BloomfieldDearborn, and Warren Symphony Orchestras as well as the Detroit Symphony Civic Philharmonia in Michigan.

June is the first-prize and audience-prize winner of the 2017 Concours International de Piano Amateur de l'Ecole Polytechnique, a laureate of the 2014 Concours International de Grands Amateurs de Piano, a National Foundation for the Advancement of the Arts Young Arts winner in classical piano, and a finalist in the Eastman Young Artists International Piano Competition. She is also a top prizewinner in state and national piano competitions, including the Fite Family National Piano Competition.

June studied privately with Logan Skelton at the University of Michigan and worked with Choong Mo Kang at The Juilliard School. She has also performed in masterclasses with James Giles, Veda Zuponcic, Mykola Suk, Mirian Conti, Robert Shannon, and Eugene and Elizabeth Pridonoff. 

June received her MBA with graduation honors from The Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania and graduated from Harvard College with honors in economics and a secondary field in computer science. Previously, June worked as a full-time management consultant at Oliver Wyman based in New York City with experience in consumer media, retail, cable, and B2B services. She is now a Global Business Strategy lead at Google. 

Recent performances

  • June 3, 2018: Tchaikovsky Piano Concerto No. 1 with the Newark Symphony Orchestra, Newark, Delaware
  • April 2, 2018: Performance with the Dover Quartet, Concerts@Google
  • November 20, 2017: Debut recital in Shanghai, China, Les Amateurs Virtuoses Festival de Piano 2017
  • October 22, 2017: Debut recital in Bayreuth, Germany, Kammermusiksaal, Klaverihaus Steingraeer, Les Amateurs Virtuoses Festival de Piano 2017
  • May 1, 2017: Recital with the Dover Quartet performing Schumann piano quintet, Rose Recital Hall, University of Pennsylvania
  • April 23, 2017: Penn Chamber Music Concert, Rose Recital Hall, University of Pennsylvania
  • March 18, 2017: Petrushka with Penn Symphony Orchestra, Irvine Auditorium, University of Pennsylvania
  • January 24, 2017: Mozart Piano Concerto No. 23, K. 488 with Orchestre-Atelier Ostinato in the Amphitheatre Poincaré at Ecole Polytechnique in France (live recording available here)
  • December 11, 2016: New York Piano Society holiday concert, Baruch Performing Arts Center
  • November 30, 2016: Solo and chamber music recital, Rose Recital Hall, University of Pennsylvania, with violinist Benjamin Beilman, cellist Summer Hu, and soprano Tanya Sen
  • April 25, 2016: Penn Chamber Music concert, Rose Recital Hall, University of Pennsylvania
  • April 23, 2016: Penn Chamber Music concert, Rose Recital Hall, University of Pennsylvania
  • March 5, 2016: New York Piano Society 10th anniversary gala benefit concert, Weill Recital Hall, Carnegie Hall, New York
  • December 12, 2015: New York Piano Society 10th anniversary holiday concert duo piano performance with pianist Christine Wu, Merkin Concert Hall, Kaufman Music Center, New York
  • December 9, 2015: Solo recital, Rose Recital Hall, University of Pennsylvania
  • December 7, 2015: Penn Chamber Music concert, Irvine Auditorium, University of Pennsylvania
  • June 3, 2015: Solo recital, La chambre des notaires, Théâtre du Châtelet, Paris, Les Amateurs Virtuoses Festival de Piano 2015
  • May 31, 2015: Grand concert d’ouverture à deux pianos, with pianist Christine Wu, Grand Foyer, Théâtre du Châtelet, Paris, Les Amateurs Virtuoses Festival de Piano 2015
  • April 27, 2015: Chairman’s Concert with violinist Benjamin Beilman, Weill Music Room, Carnegie Hall
  • March 7, 2015: Debut performance in Weill Recital Hall, Carnegie Hall, New York Piano Society annual gala
  • December 13, 2014: New York Piano Society holiday concert with violinist Benjamin Beilman, Baruch Performing Arts Center
  • October 7, 2014: Rachmaninoff Piano Concerto No. 1 with l’Orchestre de la Garde Républicaine in the Grand Amphitheatre at the Sorbonne in Paris (live recording available here)
  • June 7, 2014: New York Piano Society season finale concert, Baruch Performing Arts Center
  • May 24, 2014: Debut performance in Moscow, Russia, Tsaritsyno museum
  • April 13, 2014: Waldorf Astoria awards gala for the Asian Real Estate Association of America
  • April 5, 2014: Debut performance with the New York Piano Society at the Baruch Performing Arts Center
  • July – August 2013: Solo and chamber music performances with violist and Juilliard graduate (B.M. ’11, M.M. ’13) Kim Mai Nguyen during the annual pianoSonoma festival in the San Francisco area
  • June 2013: Solo and chamber music performances at the Fondation des Etats-Unis, Cité Internationale Universitaire in Paris
  • Past featured soloist performing Rachmaninoff, Prokofiev, and Saint-Saëns concerti with several orchestras in Michigan, including the Dearborn Symphony Orchestra, the Birmingham-Bloomfield Symphony Orchestra, the Warren Symphony Orchestra, the Rochester Symphony Orchestra, the Detroit Symphony Orchestra Civic Philharmonic