Michael Tilson Thomas and Yuja Wang: Sublime Connection

Michael Tilson Thomas has worked with Yuja Wang since she was 17 years old, and since then they have built a fruitful artistic collaboration. The conductor, who’s long been a mentor as well as close friend of Wang’s, sees his role as a supportive one. “It’s my responsibility to make the soloist comfortable because that will create a situation in which they can make the most brilliant and delightful contribution for the listeners,” Tilson Thomas says.

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