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Yuja Wang Performs Liszt

Feb 10 - Feb 12


Yuja Wang brings her “distinct perspective” and “wizardly technique” (Chicago Tribune) to Liszt’s First Piano Concerto, a pianistic tour de force that takes your breath away. Jakub Hrůša also conducts two Central European neglected gems: Kodály’s colorful Concerto for Orchestra and Martinů’s richly textured First Symphony.

Yuja Wang Performs Liszt


7:30 PM





8:00 PM





8:00 PM





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Alice Tully Hall


1 Hour 45 Minutes with Intermission



Concerto for Orchestra


Piano Concerto No. 1



Symphony No. 1


  • Jakub Hrůša


    Jakub Hrůša is chief conductor of the Bamberg Symphony and principal guest conductor of the Czech Philharmonic and the Orchestra dell’Accademia nazionale di Santa Cecilia. He is a frequent guest with the world’s greatest orchestras, including the Vienna, Berlin, Munich, and New York philharmonic orchestras; the Bavarian Radio, NHK, Chicago, and Boston symphony orchestras; the Leipzig Gewandhaus, Lucerne Festival, Amsterdam’s Royal Concertgebouw, Mahler Chamber, and Cleveland orchestras; and the Orchestre philharmonique de Radio France and Tonhalle Orchester Zürich.

    Hrůša has led opera productions for the Vienna Staatsoper, Opéra national de Paris, Zurich Opera, and the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden. A regular guest with Glyndebourne Festival, he served as music director of Glyndebourne On Tour for three years.

    His recording of Martinů and Bartók violin concertos with the Bamberg Symphony was nominated for a Gramophone Award, and his release of Dvořák’s Violin Concerto with the Bavarian Radio Symphony was nominated for a Grammy Award. In 2020 two of his recordings won BBC Music Magazine Awards: Dvořák and Martinů Piano Concertos, with the Bamberg Symphony, and Vanessa from Glyndebourne. His other releases include Dvořák and Brahms symphonies with the Bamberg Symphony, Suk’s Asrael with the Bavarian Radio Symphony, and Dvořák’s Requiem and Te Deum with the Czech Philharmonic.

    Jakub Hrůša studied at Prague’s Academy of Performing Arts, where his teachers included Jiří Bělohlávek. He is president of the International Martinů Circle and of The Dvořák Society. He was the inaugural recipient of the Sir Charles Mackerras Prize, and in 2020 was awarded the Antonín Dvořák Prize by the Czech Republic’s Academy of Classical Music, and — with the Bamberg Symphony — the Bavarian State Prize for Music.

    Learn more about Jakub Hrůša
  • Yuja Wang


    Pianist Yuja Wang — celebrated for her charismatic artistry, emotional honesty, and captivating stage presence — has performed with the world’s most venerated conductors, musicians, and ensembles. During the 2022–23 season she serves as both the Toronto Symphony Orchestra Spotlight Artist and the San Francisco Conservatory of Music Artist-in-Residence. Her skill and charisma were demonstrated in October 2022 when she joined the San Francisco Symphony and Esa-Pekka Salonen in the world premiere of Magnus Lindberg’s Piano Concerto No. 3, which she reprises in the United States and in Europe throughout the season. 

    Learn more about Yuja Wang

Special Thanks

The Donna and Marvin Schwartz Virtuoso Piano Performance Series has provided major support for Yuja Wang’s appearances during the New York Philharmonic’s 2021–22 season.

Jakub Hrůša’s appearance is made possible through the Charles A. Dana Distinguished Conductors Endowment Fund.

The February 10 performance is supported by Edna Mae and Leroy Fadem, loyal subscribers since 1977.

The February 12 performance is supported by Paul J. Sekhri, Mark Duvall Gude, and the Sekhri Family Foundation.


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