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Yuja Wang on tour with the Mahler Chamber Orchestra

2 weeks ago |
Yuja Wang and the Mahler Chamber Orchestra will embark on an extensive European tour of nine cities, featuring ten individual concerts. The events in Paris will be hosted at the Fondation Louis Vuitton, followed by dates in Helsinki, Aix-en-Provence, Lyon, Rosenheim, Vaduz, Munich,…

Season-opening concerts with the New World Symphony and MTT

3 weeks ago |
On October 14 & 15, Yuja Wang will play two of the repertoire's most monumental works in concert with the New World Symphony, led by Maestro Michael Tilson Thomas. She performs Rachmaninoff's Piano Concerto No. 4 and Prokofiev's Piano Concerto…

“L.A. Phil throws a Mozart gala with Dudamel, Wang, Thibaudet and fly chocolate balls”

4 weeks ago |
Mark Swed, Los Angeles Times "The sparkle carried over to Mozart, who wrote the concerto as a loving dialogue for himself and his sister. Thibaudet set a supremely suave tone. Wang’s responses were more adamant, a playful anything-you-can-do-I-can-do-better. This is…

Yuja plays Rachmaninoff in Mexico City

4 weeks ago |
Following her performance in Los Angeles, Yuja Wang travels to Mexico City for a concert at the historic Palacio de Bellas Artes, with the Orquesta Sinfónica Nacional and conductor Carlos Miguel Prieto. The concert takes place on October 6 and highlights Hindemith's Symphonic Metamorphosis…

Opening Night Gala Concert with the LAPhil and Gustavo Dudamel

1 month ago |
Yuja Wang joins a spectacular roster of artists for the Los Angeles Philharmonic's 2017/18 season opening night concert, hosted on September 26 at Walt Disney Concert Hall. She performs Mozart's Double Piano Concerto in E-flat major, K. 365 with pianist Jean-Yves Thibaudet…

Review: Yuja Wang/HKPhil – Chinese pianist dazzles in Tchaikovsky, Jaap van Zweden steers transcendent Stravinsky

2 months ago |
Dirk Newton, South China Morning Post As soon as soloist Yuja Wang stepped assuredly onstage in a body-hugging, skin-revealing azure concert gown, we knew we were in for something special at this Hong Kong Philharmonic Orchestra season opener, which paired…

Residency in Hong Kong

2 months ago |
Yuja Wang launches the fall season with several performances in Hong Kong, hosted at the Cultural Centre Concert Hall. On September 1 & 2 she plays Tchaikovsky's Piano Concerto No. 1 with the Hong Kong Philharmonic and Maestro Jaap van…

Valery Gergiev conducts Brahms and Mussorgsky — With Yuja Wang

3 months ago |
Every summer, Munich's monumental Odeonsplatz transforms into an open-air concert hall with performances by some of the most celebrated musicians of the classical scene. This year, join Chinese piano superstar Yuja Wang and the Münchner Philharmoniker under its music director…

Concert with the National Youth Orchestra of China at Carnegie Hall

3 months ago |
Yuja Wang is the featured soloist for the inaugural performance of the National Youth Orchestra of China, in their first-ever concert hosted at New York's Carnegie Hall on July 22. Ms. Wang performs Tchaikovsky's Piano Concerto No. 1 on a concert featuring…

Yuja II with the Santa Cruz Symphony

5 months ago |
Yuja Wang returns to California this month, to perform two concerts with the Santa Cruz Symphony. Affectionately titled "Yuja II" this series features performances of Brahms' and Beethoven's First Piano Concerti, hosted on June 24 at the Santa Cruz Civic…