Sarah Chang is recognized as one of the world’s great violinists. Since her debut with the New York Philharmonic at the age of eight, she has performed with the greatest orchestras, conductors, and accompanists internationally, in a career spanning more than two decades.
Chang tours extensively throughout the year. Highlights include appearances with the London Symphony Orchestra, Los Angeles Philharmonic, National Symphony Orchestra, Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, Pittsburgh Symphony, and Detroit Symphony. She has also performed in Norway, Romania, Austria, Canada, Poland, and Denmark. In recital, Chang regularly travels internationally, including visits to cities such as London, Zurich, Dublin, San Francisco, Los Angeles, Moscow, and St. Petersburg. As a chamber musician, she has collaborated with such artists as Pinchas Zukerman, Wolfgang Sawallish, Yefim Bronfman, Leoif Ove Andsnes, Yo Yo Ma, the late Isaac Stern, and members of the Berlin Philharmonic.
Chang’s most recent recording for EMI Classics, performances of Brahms and Bruch violin concertos with Kurt Masur and the Dresden Philharmonic, was received to excellent critical and popular acclaim and was her twentieth album for the label. Her 2007 recording of Vivaldi’s Four Seasons attracted international commendation, with BBC Music Magazine stating: “She has never made a finer recording.”
Website – sarahchang.com
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