Yuja Wang goes wild cardmain
The pianist has told Scherzo magazine, ahead of a Spanish tour, that she will not play pieces in the order that is printed in her programme.
In the booklet itself she writes: ‘In this recital, I will not interpret the pieces in the order announced for several reasons. The first is that when I listen to music lists, I always do it in random order. Another is that I want the music to surprise me and the audience, as if it were a box of chocolates. I also believe that every program is a living organism that must be in harmony with how I feel on that day and in that moment. Thank you to everyone who accompanies me in this concert, for coming with ears and open minds….’
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