Ding Zhang (b.1992) was born in ShenZhen city , GuangDong Province (China). He began his musical studies at age 10 with YuanQuan Huang, Jun Dong. In 2012, he auditioned for the Conservatoire Jacques Thibaud, and got accepted into the international saxophone class of Bordeaux (France) to study with Marie-Bernadette Charrier . Ding has attended master classes with Jean-Marie Londeix, Claude Delangle, Lars Mlekusch,Pierre Stephane Meuge, Gilles Tressos ,Marcus Weiss, William B Street, etc. Ding Zhang obtained his DEM diploma in 2014 .

He has participated in various festivals and congresses such as the "2ème Rencontres Saxophones of L'A.SAX" (Bordeaux and Paris 2013) doing the world premiere of  “Cassation” by Jean LOUIS AGOBET  and the “17th World Saxophone Congress & Festival" (Strasbourg 2015) doing the world premier of “Sikuri X” by Juan Arroyo and “krasnayaskaya” by Francois Rosse.

He has also participle numbers of composition studio work with renowned composers such as Luis Naon, Claude Ledoux , Francois Rosse etc.