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Tour with the Wiener Philharmoniker through China

1 week ago |
This autumn, Yuja Wang embarks on a tour with the Wiener Philharmoniker through China, presenting concerts in Macao, Guangzhou, Shanghai, and Wuhan. For the program, Andrés Orozco-Estrada conducts the orchestra in Stravinsky’s revolutionary suite, The Rite of Spring, and Dvořák’s…

Yuja Wang wins Gramophone Award for ‘The Berlin Recital’

3 weeks ago |
Yuja Wang has won the Gramophone Award in the Instrumental category, for her album 'The Berlin Recital'. Gramophone's David Fanning  praised the album released by Deutsche Grammophon saying: "Anyone hitherto more put off than drawn in by Yuja Wang’s glamorous image may have…

Shostakovich’s Piano Concerto No. 1 with the Boston Symphony Orchestra

3 weeks ago |
On October 3, 4, & 5, Yuja Wang returns to Symphony Hall for performances with the Boston Symphony Orchestra, under the musical direction of Andris Nelsons. Ms. Wang will perform one of her signature works, Shostakovich’s brightly powerful Piano Concerto No. 1,…

Season Opening Gala Concert with the National Symphony Orchestra

3 weeks ago |
On September 28, Yuja Wang joins the National Symphony Orchestra, led by Gianandrea Noseda, for the Kennedy Center’s season opening gala concert. The program explores how great composers of the last century have embraced the distinctly American art form with…

Concerts at the Tsinandali Festival

1 month ago |
On September 18, 19 & 22, Yuja Wang performs at the first-ever Tsinandali Festival in Georgia. For the first concert, Yuja is joined by clarinetist Martin Fröst for a chamber concert with works including von Weber’s virtuosic Grand Duo Concertante,…

Shostakovich with the NDR Elbphilharmonie Orchester

1 month ago |
Yuja Wang joins the NDR Elbphilharmonie Orchester and conductor Alan Gilbert this month for two performances part of the "Klingt nach Gilbert" festival at Hamburg’s Elbphilharmonie. The three-week-long inaugural festival presents six exciting and multi-faceted programs in eight concerts to…

Festival Tour with the Staatskapelle Dresden

2 months ago |
Yuja Wang begins her 2019/20 season joining the Staatskapelle Dresden and conductor Myung-Whun Chung on a festival tour to Dublin, London, Gstaad, and Bucharest. For the performances, Yuja will perform one of Rachmaninoff’s most frequently performed opuses – his Piano…

Riga Jurmala Music Festival with Zubin Mehta and the Israel Philharmonic Orchestra

2 months ago |
On August 25, Yuja Wang joins the Israel Philharmonic Orchestra and conducting legend Zubin Mehta at the Riga Jurmala Music Festival. Yuja will perform Rachmaninoff's Piano Concerto No. 3, known as one of the most challenging piano concertos, requiring perfect…

Yuja Wang and Leonidas Kavakos at the Lucerne Festival

2 months 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 months 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…