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Pianist Wang enjoys unpredictable schedule

Yuja Wang
Photographer: Christian Steiner
Yuja Wang
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SARATOGA SPRINGS — Pianist Yuja Wang has developed a novel reputation. Promoters know that if their star pianist gets sick, they can give Wang a call and, she’ll arrive suitcase in hand, to deliver a knockout performance. “Radu Lupu was my first replacement in North America,” Wang said from New York City. “That kicked things off.” That appearance was three years ago with the National Arts Center Orchestra in Ottawa under Pinchas Zukerman. She played ...

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