“New World Symphony opens 30th season with a Russian banquet”

1 week ago |
Lawrence Budman, South Florida Classical Review "... she is a pianist with formidable technique and the ability to make even a second-rate score come alive.  Rachmaninoff’s Piano Concerto No. 4 went through two revisions following its unsuccessful 1926 premiere with the final…

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…

Ludvig Van Toronto – Yuja Wang: A Pianist For The 21st Century

3 weeks ago |
In classical music, there is an inherent tension between tradition and modernity, between canonical power and contemporary trends and needs. The question has been posted again and again: if something is by definition old, how do you make it new…