Jan 16, 2015
Yundi is featured soloist with Charles Dutoit and National Youth Orchestra USA at Carnegie Hall and summer tour to China
This summer, Yundi will return to New York’s Carnegie Hall and tour China with the with eminent French conductor Charles Dutoit and the National Youth Orchestra USA, an initiative of Carnegie Hall’s Weill Music Institute. Yundi will guest with the orchestra in Beethoven’s Fifth Piano Concerto, “Emperor,” on the NYO-USA's historic first visit to China. The program, to be performed at all tour venues, will also include the premiere of a new work from award-winning Chinese composer Tan Dun, commissioned by Carnegie Hall especially for NYO-USA, and Berlioz’s Symphonie fantastique.
Yundi appears in performance with NYO-USA in Purchase, NY (July 10), New York’s Carnegie Hall (July 11), Beijing’s National Centre for the Performing Arts (July 15), Shanghai Oriental Art Center (July 17), Suzhou Cultural and Arts Centre (July 19), Xi’an Concert Hall (July 21), Shenzhen Concert Hall (July 23), Xinghai Concert Hall in Guangzhou (July 24), and Hong Kong Cultural Centre (July 26).
Learn more about the tour here.