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Yuja Wang receives Grammy nomination with Sir Simon Rattle and the Berliner Philharmoniker

1 week ago |
Yuja Wang’s recording of Bartók’s Piano Concerto No. 2 with the Berliner Philharmoniker and Sir Simon Rattle was nominated for a Grammy in the “Best Classical Instrumental Solo” category. The 61st annual Grammy Awards will air on February 10 on…

“The Berlin Recital” – Named one of Gramophone’s best new classical albums

2 weeks ago |
Yuja Wang’s recently released solo album, 'The Berlin Recital' was listed as one of Gramophone’s best new classical albums for December 2018. The recording, released worldwide by Deutsche Grammophone on November 23, is enthralling listeners everywhere for Yuja's magnetic performance…

Recital in Sapporo featuring works by Rachmaninoff

3 weeks ago |
On December 4, after a whirlwind few weeks of touring with the Munich Philharmonic Orchestra, Yuja Wang will perform a recital at the Sapporo Cultural Arts Theater in Sapporo, Japan. On the program is Rachmaninoff’s Études-Tableaux op. 39 in C…

Asia Tour with the Munich Philharmonic Orchestra

1 month ago |
For her final tour of 2018, Yuja Wang travels to Asia for seven performances with the Munich Philharmonic Orchestra. Under the baton of Valery Gergiev, the ensemble performs works by Brahms, Mahler, Prokofiev, and Bruckner. Ms. Wang will also give…

Concert with Vienna Philharmonic at the Royal Opera of Versailles

1 month ago |
On November 11, Yuja Wang plays with the Vienna Philharmonic for their “Peace Concert” at the Royal Opera of Versailles. In commemoration of the First World War ending 100 years ago, Austrian conductor Franz Welser-Möst leads the ensemble and Chor…

Ravel with the Orchester Musikkollegium Winterthur

2 months ago |
Yuja Wang returns to Switzerland for a concert with the Orchester Musikkollegium Winterthur led by Roberto González-Monjas. The ensemble will perform a program of twentieth-century French music by Ravel, Roussel and Debussy. On November 3, Yuja plays Ravel’s Piano Concerto…

Perspectives: Yuja Wang – Concert with Martin Grubinger at Carnegie Hall

2 months ago |
Yuja Wang kicks off her “Perspectives", a series of 6 concerts she's curated with Carnegie Hall for the 2018/19 season. In her first concert, she collaborates with renowned percussionist Martin Grubinger and his fellow percussionists Alexander Georgiev, Leonhard Schmidinger, and…

South American Recital Tour

3 months ago |
This month, Yuja Wang embarks on her extensive recital tour throughout South America. She brings her renowned virtuosity and flair to audiences in Colombia, Peru, Brazil, Argentina, Uruguay, and Chile. Her first performance on September 25, takes place at the…

Concerts with Michael Tilson Thomas and the San Francisco Symphony

4 months ago |
Yuja Wang returns to San Francisco for concerts with Michael Tilson Thomas and the San Francisco Symphony. Presented in affiliation with the Global Climate Action Summit, which runs September 12-14 in San Francisco, the program will feature two seasonally inspired soundscapes.…

Season opening concert with Gustavo Gimeno and the Houston Symphony

4 months ago |
After her prolific Festival appearances, Yuja Wang is the featured soloist in the Houston Symphony’s opening concert and gala marking their 105th season. This momentous occasion also serves as a special celebration for the ensemble after the devastating hurricane that…