Yuja Wang

piano
Biography

Born in Beijing, pianist Yuja Wang made her international breakthrough in 2007 when she replaced Martha Argerich as soloist with the Boston Symphony Orchestra. Since then, critical superlatives have continuously followed her dazzling career, her numerous awards and accolades including being Musical America’s 2017 Artist of the Year, and a 2019 Gramophone Award for The Berlin Recital on Deutsche Grammophon, with whom she has been an exclusive artist since 2009. Recent highlights include an Opus Klassik Award for her world-premiere recording of John Adams’ Must the Devil Have all the Good Tunes? with the Los Angeles Philharmonic under the baton of Gustavo Dudamel, performing at Carnegie Hall’s 2021/22 season Opening Night Gala with Yannick Nézet-Séguin and the Philadelphia Orchestra, and tours with her regular chamber partners, violinist Leonidas Kavakos and cellist Gautier Capuçon.


Programme
25 July 2024 18:30
symphonic
VFCO / PELTOKOSKI /WANG
30 July 2024 18:30
recital piano
YUJA WANG
01 August 2024 18:30
mainstage
VFO / MÄKËLA / WANG

Streaming
28 July 2007 Rodion Shchedrin at Ninety
verbier festival gold
Verbier Festival Gold: The Verbier Festival Celebrates – Rodion Shchedrin At Ninety
19 July 2008 WEILERSTEIN, GILAD, WANG
Concerts
Weilerstein, Gilad play Beethoven & Chopin – Wang plays Ligeti, Rachmaninov
29 July 2008 YUJA WANG
Concerts
Yuja Wang plays Liszt, Rimski-Korsakov, Scriabine & Ravel
02 August 2008 RACHMANINOV Sonata for Cello Op. 19
deutsche grammophon
Deutsche Grammophon: Rachmaninov Cello Sonata
22 July 2009 TAKÁCS-NAGY, ARGERICH & WANG
Concerts
Takács-Nagy conducts Beethoven, Scarlatti & Mozart – with Argerich & Wang
29 July 2009 Yuja Wang plays Mendelssohn
verbier festival gold
Verbier Festival Gold: Yuja Wang plays Mendelssohn
16 July 2010 HARDING & DUTOIT
Concerts
Harding & Dutoit conduct Prokofiev, Britten & Stravinsky
20 July 2010 YUJA WANG
Concerts
Yuja Wang plays Schubert, Schumann, Scriabine & Prokofiev
26 July 2011 VERBIER FESTIVAL
Concerts
Verbier Festival celebrates Chamber Music
26 July 2011 ARGERICH, BUNIATISHVILI, GITLIS, GOERNER. WANG, RENAUD & GAUTIER CAPUÇON
Concerts
The Verbier Festival celebrates Martha Argerich
27 July 2011 WANG, TEMIRKANOV
medici.tv
Wang & Temirkanov perform Rachmaninov's Piano Concerto No. 2
17 July 2013 KAVAKOS, WANG
Concerts
Kavakos and Wang play Brahms' Sonatas
17 July 2013 WANG, CAPUÇON
Concerts
Wang & Capuçon play Shostakovich & Rachmaninov
28 July 2013 VERBIER FESTIVAL
Concerts
The Verbier Festival celebrates its 20th anniversary
25 July 2018 VERBIER FESTIVAL
Concerts
The Verbier Festival celebrates its 25th anniversary — Part 1