Yuja Wang’s recording of Bartók’s Piano Concerto No. 2 with the Berliner Philharmoniker and Sir Simon Rattle was nominated for a Grammy in the “Best Classical Instrumental Solo” category. The 61st annual Grammy Awards will air on February 10 on CBS.
“The Asia Tour,” available for purchase on CD/Blu-ray and digital download formats features Yuja as the soloist for Bartók’s Piano Concerto No. 2, recorded in late 2017 at Suntory Hall in Tokyo with the ensemble and Maestro Rattle, marking his last extended tour as Music Director with the ensemble. Purchase your copy of this must-have set via the following link.
“Wang is in fine form, providing plenty of rhythmic potency and fervour in the outer movements and in the central movement she creates a glorious atmosphere conveying mystery and introspection.” (MusicWeb International)