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…

“Nothing about Wang’s performance was understated, from the spiky but not overly aggressive sound that seemed to leap out of the piano to her dressed-to-slay getup… She relaxed into the second movement’s plainspoken waltz, adding a Debussy-esque watercolor wash to some passagework. But the big and bold was never far away, and the grandest fireworks show came at the end with Shostakovich at his most prankish; she stormed through the …

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,…