Music March 20, 2013
Here's 5-Year-Old Ryan Wang Of Vancouver Making His Carnegie Hall Debut

The other day, we posted a story about 5-year-old Ryan Wang - an incredibly talented young piano player from Vancouver.

On the weekend, Ryan performed at New York's famous Carnegie Hall, as part of a show by American Protégé - an organization that strives to encourage young musicians.

We thought you'd like to see his performance, so check out the video at the top of Ryan playing Variations on a Russian Theme.

After the performance, Ryan's mom told CBC News "Music is his passion. It's something ... he loves it and he's willing to do it and willing to learn. As a mom I will support him and follow his passion to be the best."

Ryan has only been playing piano for a year and a half. He was selected to appear at Carnegie Hall, after submitting three videos of himself playing.

The American Protégé committee chose the piece they liked the best.

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