13 Apr 2018

Yuja Wang in conversation with Andreas Ottensamer (10 min.)

In the atmospheric Watergate Club in Berlin, Chinese pianist Yuja Wang met with Andreas Ottensamer, principal clarinet with the Berliner Philharmoniker, to mark a concert she gave with the orchestra in April 2018. As we learn in this interview, the artist, who is celebrated worldwide for her virtuosity, has a close relationship with Berlin and she has performed chamber music evenings with members of the Philharmoniker in the city several times. Yuja Wang also discusses Sergei Prokofiev’s Third Piano Concerto which she performed under the direction of the Philharmoniker’s chief conductor designate, Kirill Petrenko.

The concert