• The standout was Joyce Yang, who gave a knockout performance.
  • She is one of the great chamber music players of her generation.
  • Tremendous suggestive power and imagination.
  • Glittered and roared…feisty and even witty

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March 28th, 2016

This week as Joyce Yang returns to the New York Philharmonic as soloist in five performances of Manuel de Falla’s “Nights in the Gardens of Spain” she recalled her first experience with the Orchestra in 2005. “A few months after the Cliburn Silver Medal was given to me, I was summoned to show up at Lincoln Center at 9 AM on Thanksgiving Day to play for Lorin Maazel, the Orchestra’s Music Director at the time…”

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Joyce Yang Performs Rachmaninoff's Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini
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Joyce Yang is more than a young pianist who can dazzle with sheer technique. What makes her special is what she does with the music. Sunday in the tent she tackled one of the most popular and familiar concertos in the literature, Tchaikovsky's Piano Concerto No. 1, and created moment after moment that surprised a listener with a bit of extra musical insight.
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Harvey Steiman