Category Archives: Press

Yuja Wang: une «Wonderwoman» à la Maison symphonique

5 months ago |
Christophe Huss, Le Devoir "Voilà une pianiste qui fait se lever un public montréalais pour acclamer trois Études de György Ligeti! Nous étions en fin de première partie et ce que Yuja Wang venait d’accomplir dans Touches bloquées, Vertige et Désordre était tout simplement phénoménal, tenant quasiment de…

“Yuja Wang sparkles at Jordan Hall”

5 months ago |
Zoë Madonna, Boston Globe Fashion and encores are typically considered optional trimmings in classical performance, but for Yuja Wang, these things are as crucial a piece of a performance as the piano itself. At Jordan Hall on Friday night, the…

Yuja Wang on Rachmaninov: “Every time I play his music it’s…a gift!

6 months ago |
Andrea Buring, EuroNews A child prodigy, Yuja Wang discovered the piano at the age of six. A year later, she gave her first concert. Now 31, the Chinese musician is one of the most highly-regarded pianists of our time. And…

Wang and Petrenko in Jerusalem

7 months ago |
Ury Eppstein, The Jerusalem Post "Prokofiev, still considered ultra-modern in the 20th century, not so long ago, sounds today almost classic. Which proves that, although the music obviously does not change, tastes do. The work’s soloist, Beijing-born Yuja Wang, is…

Yuja Wang & the NYPhil

8 months ago |
Zachary Woolfe and David Allen, The New York Times "... the pianist Yuja Wang’s offhand dreaminess — she always somehow seems at once modest and virtuosic — crackled with vitality."

From Chopin to Rihanna, Megastar Pianist Yuja Wang Talks About the Music She Loves

8 months ago |
Ben Finane, Playbill Born in Beijing, Yuja Wang began playing piano at age six and went on to study at Beijing’s Central Conservatory of Music, Calgary’s Mount Royal University and Philadelphia’s Curtis Institute of Music. She is now based in…

Carnegie Hall’s Season Will Focus on M.T.T., Yuja Wang and Chris Thile

9 months ago |
Michael Cooper, The New York Times Carnegie Hall will open its season with Gershwin for the second year in a row this fall, the hall said Thursday as it announced its 2018-19 plans. The new season will focus on the…

La pianista china Yuja Wang gira su virtuosismo por España

9 months ago |
Darío Prieto, El Mundo Yuja Wang, que pasará con su gira por Bilbao, Pamplona, San Sebastián, Zaragoza y Barcelona, lo tiene claro: "Las mujeres tenemos que ejercitar nuestra fuerza interior" La pasada semana, en el viaje que la tenía que…

El viaje emocional de Yuja Wang a través de sus diez vestidos más vanguardistas

9 months ago |
La Vanguardia Ecléctica, vanguardista y transgresora. La pianista china Yuja Wang ha roto los moldes del sector no sólo por su talento como pianista sino también por sus estilismos sobre el escenario. La virtuosa llega a l’Auditori de Barcelona el próximo 20 de enero…

Maricel Chavarría, La Vanguardia Yuja Wang va madurando. La niña prodigio china que creció viendo cómo los grandes maestros se la disputaban para los repertorios más trepidantes y sobrehumanos, ha llegado a la treintena acumulando sabiduría. Su próxima visita a Barcelona (día 20, L’Auditori) es el colofón de una gira con la Chamber Orchestra of Europe a la que ella mismo dirige en Beethoven y Chopin. Ya no es la joven fascinada …

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