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Yuja Wang and Leonidas Kavakos at the Lucerne Festival

6 days ago |
This month, Yuja Wang and her frequent collaborator, Leonidas Kavakos, join together for a concert at the Lucerne Festival on August 19. The outstanding soloists, together, “they sound like a single organism” (Financial Times), will perform works by Mozart, Prokofiev,…

Vienna Philharmonic Summer Night Concert on PBS

2 weeks ago |
On August 9, PBS will broadcast Yuja Wang’s performance at the Vienna Philharmonic Summer Night Concert on their series, Great Performances. The annual open-air concert at Austria’s Schönbrunn Palace will premiere Friday, August 9 at 9 p.m. on PBS (check local listings), pbs.org/gperf…

‘Blue Hour’ Summer Tour with Andreas Ottensamer

4 weeks ago |
Photo by Stefan Hoderat This month, Yuja Wang and clarinetist Andreas Ottensamer begin their Blue Hour summer tour traveling to France, Switzerland, Scotland, Croatia, and Montenegro. Marking their first recording together, Yuja joined forces with Mr. Ottensamer to recorded a Romantic…

Today, as part of Rimowa ’s “Never Still” campaign, the high-end luggage brand will unveil Yuja Wang’s ‘icon film’ , an intimate portrait of life on the road showing the resilience and drive required to endure and thrive as one of the world’s most in-demand classical artists. > Scroll down to watch the film in full Directed by Matt Baron , Yuja’s film offers a precious look at a lifetime performer, probing how a demanding lifestyle of …

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John Adams’ ‘Must the Devil Have All the Good Tunes?’ with the Los Angeles Philharmonic

1 month ago |
On July 25, Yuja Wang reprises John Adams’ piano concerto Must the Devil Have All the Good Tunes? at the Hollywood Bowl with the Los Angeles Philharmonic, led by Gustavo Dudamel. Composed for Ms. Wang, she premiered the work in March…

Rolex Ambassadors Gala with Gustavo Dudamel and Plácido Domingo

2 months ago |
Photo: Julia Wesely On June 23, Yuja Wang plays Schumann’s famous Piano Concerto in A minor for the Rolex Ambassadors Gala at the historic Teatro alla Scala. Ms. Wang has served as an ambassador for the luxury watch brand since 2009.…

‘Rhapsody in Blue’ with Gustavo Dudamel and the Wiener Philharmoniker

2 months ago |
On June 20, Yuja Wang joins the Wiener Philharmoniker for the Summer Night Concert at Schönbrunn Palace, led by Gustavo Dudamel. Ms. Wang performs Gershwin’s Rhapsody in Blue, a landmark of American music, widely regarded as an embodiment of the…

11-city tour with the Orchestre Philharmonique du Luxembourg

3 months ago |
Yuja Wang joins the Orchestre Philharmonique du Luxembourg for an 11-city tour this month. Musical director, Gustavo Gimeno will lead the award-winning orchestra for all concert dates. Ms. Wang performs Ravel’s virtuosic Piano Concerto for the Left Hand, a work…

European Tour with the City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra

3 months ago |
This month, Yuja Wang embarks on an extensive tour with the City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra, stopping in Germany, the Netherlands, France, Luxembourg, Austria, and Switzerland. Mirga Gražinytė-Tyla, Music Director of the CBSO and a friend of Ms. Wang, will…

Final concerts of Perspectives series with the New World Symphony at Carnegie Hall

4 months ago |
  Yuja Wang returns to Carnegie Hall for her final performances of her Perspectives series with the New World Symphony & America’s Orchestral Academy, led by Michael Tilson Thomas. On May 1, Yuja reprises Prokofiev’s Piano Concerto No. 5, one…