Yuja Wang
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1987-02-10
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Yuja Wang

Yuja Wang Biography (Wikipedia)

Yuja Wang (Chinese: 王羽佳; pinyin: Wáng Yǔjiā; born February 10, 1987) is a Chinese classical pianist. She was born in Beijing, began studying piano there at age six, and went on to study at the Central Conservatory of Music in Beijing and the Curtis Institute of Music in Philadelphia. By the age of 21, she was already an internationally recognized concert pianist, giving recitals around the world. She has a recording contract with Deutsche Grammophon. In an interview with the Los Angeles Times, she said: "For me, playing music is about transporting to another way of life, another way of being. An actress does that." Yuja Wang lives in New York City.

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Past BBC Events

Proms 2019: Prom 63: Yuja Wang plays Rachmaninov
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Royal Albert Hall
2019-09-05T23:58:57
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5
Sep
2019
Proms 2019: Prom 63: Yuja Wang plays Rachmaninov

Proms 2019: Prom 63: Yuja Wang plays Rachmaninov

Royal Albert Hall
Proms 2018: Prom 66: Berlin Philharmonic & Kirill Petrenko (I)
https://www.bbc.co.uk/events/enzp8g
Royal Albert Hall
2018-09-01T23:58:57
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1
Sep
2018
Proms 2018: Prom 66: Berlin Philharmonic & Kirill Petrenko (I)

Proms 2018: Prom 66: Berlin Philharmonic & Kirill Petrenko (I)

Royal Albert Hall
Proms 2015: Prom 61: San Francisco Symphony and Michael Tilson Thomas
https://www.bbc.co.uk/events/eh6j5v
Royal Albert Hall
2015-08-31T23:58:57
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31
Aug
2015
Proms 2015: Prom 61: San Francisco Symphony and Michael Tilson Thomas

Proms 2015: Prom 61: San Francisco Symphony and Michael Tilson Thomas

Royal Albert Hall
Proms 2011: Prom 43: Copland, Bax, Barber, Bartók & Prokofiev
https://www.bbc.co.uk/events/e69p5v
Royal Albert Hall
2011-08-16T23:58:57
16
Aug
2011

Proms 2011: Prom 43: Copland, Bax, Barber, Bartók & Prokofiev

Royal Albert Hall

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