ASO review: Russian concert with conductor Roberto Abbado, pianist Yuja Wang brings down the house [ArtsATL]

by Mark Gresham | 20 Apr 2012, ArtsATL

Yuja Wang demonstrated both technical prowess and strong feeling. (Photo courtesy of Opus 3 Artists)

Yuja Wang demonstrated both technical prowess and strong feeling. (Photo courtesy of Opus 3 Artists)

On Thursday night, the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra performed a program of all-Russian music to a sold-out audience that featured 24-year-old Chinese pianist Yuja Wang in her ASO debut. The concert was led by guest conductor Roberto Abbado, who is certainly no stranger to the orchestra. The show was well calculated to be a crowd pleaser, … • READ MORE on ArtsATL