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Genre: Chamber music

Yuja Wang

An extraordinary piano recital.

Critical superlatives and audience ovations have continuously followed Yuja Wang’s dazzling career. The Beijing-born pianist, celebrated for her charismatic artistry and captivating stage presence, returns to Konserthuset Stockholm for another exciting piano recital. Programme to be announced later on.

Yuja Wang is widely recognized as one of the most important artists of her generation. Her prodigious virtuosity and technical control command critical acclaim. She believes, however, that technique should never be an end in itself, that it should always serve the cause of emotional expression and musical interpretation.

Her artistic credo is ultimately both simple and extraordinarily complex: ”I want to relate all life to music”, she recently told the Observer (London).

An extraordinary piano recital.

Sunday 15 March 2020 15.00

Ends approximately 17.00

Price:

320-570 SEK

Critical superlatives and audience ovations have continuously followed Yuja Wang’s dazzling career. The Beijing-born pianist, celebrated for her charismatic artistry and captivating stage presence, returns to Konserthuset Stockholm for another exciting piano recital. Programme to be announced later on.

Yuja Wang is widely recognized as one of the most important artists of her generation. Her prodigious virtuosity and technical control command critical acclaim. She believes, however, that technique should never be an end in itself, that it should always serve the cause of emotional expression and musical interpretation.

Her artistic credo is ultimately both simple and extraordinarily complex: ”I want to relate all life to music”, she recently told the Observer (London).

  • The music

    Approximate times
  • Baldassare Galuppi First Movement Andante from Keyboard Sonata in C major
    5 min
  • Johann Sebastian Bach Toccata in c minor for keyboard BWV 911
    11 min
  • Johannes Brahms Intermezzo in a minor for piano op 116:2
    4 min
  • Frédéric Chopin Mazurka in a minor for piano op 67:4
    4 min
  • Johannes Brahms Intermezzo in e minor for piano op 119:2
    5 min
  • Frédéric Chopin Mazurka in c sharp minor for piano op 30 No. 4
    4 min
  • Johannes Brahms Intermezzo in c sharp minor for piano op 117:3
    7 min
  • Frédéric Chopin Mazurka in F major for piano op 68:3
    2 min
  • Johannes Brahms Romance in F major for piano op 118:5
    4 min
  • Intermission
    25 min
  • Aleksandr Skryabin Piano Sonata No. 4
    8 min
  • Maurice Ravel Une barque sur l’océan from Miroirs for piano
    7 min
  • Alban Berg Piano Sonata op 1
    10 min
  • Frederic Mompou Secreto from Impresiones intimas for piano
    3 min
  • Aleksandr Skryabin Piano Sonata No. 5
    11 min
  • Participants

  • Yuja Wang piano

Sunday 15 March 2020 15.00

Ends approximately 17.00

Price:

320-570 SEK