Beijing native Yuja Wang, who came to the United States at age 15 to study at the Curtis Institute, consistently brings audiences to their feet with her poised but electrifying command of the most challenging works in the repertoire. Since she was named a Gilmore Young Artist in 2006, her career has taken off rapidly in North America, Europe and Asia, and the past two seasons she has made wang_thumbnailhighly-acclaimed last-minute substitutions with major orchestras for luminaries Radu Lupu, Martha Argerich and Murray Perahia. Her recital programs are intriguingly diverse and reveal her astonishing range of musical gifts.

Wang will perform on Sunday, Mar. 15 at 3 p.m. the Janet Wallace Fine Arts Center Concert Hall on the Macalester College campus, 1600 Grand Ave., St. Paul.  Call 612-822-0123 for tickets.

For more information about the Frederic Chopin Society, visit

Terms Of Use

Terms of Use All rights reserved. No part of this publication may be reproduced, distributed, or transmitted in any form or by any means, including photocopying, recording, or other electronic or mechanical methods, without prior written permission of the publisher. For permission requests, contact [email protected] with subject line “Permission request.”


CHINAINSIGHT (CI) is published monthly ((except July/August and November/December are combined) by China Insight, Inc., an independent, privately owned company started in 2001 and headquartered in the Twin Cities area of Minnesota.

CHINAINSIGHT is the only English-language American newspaper to focus exclusively on connections between the United States and the People’s Republic of China (PRC).

Our goal is to develop a mutual understanding of each other’s cultures and business environments and to foster U.S.-China cultural and business harmony.