“Her gifts are at a level so removed from the rest of us that all we can do is feel the appropriate awe and then wonder on the mysteries of nature. The ancients would certainly have had Ms. Chang emerging fully formed from some Botticellian scallop shell.” The New York Times
Sarah Chang is recognized as one of the world’s great violinists. Since her debut with the New York Philharmonic at the age of 8 she has performed with the greatest orchestras, conductors and accompanists internationally in a career spanning more than two decades. In 2012, she will have recorded exclusively for EMI Classics for 20 years.
Ms. Chang tours extensively throughout the year. This season, highlights in the US include appearances with the Boulder Philharmonic, Cincinnati Symphony, New Jersey Symphony, Ravinia Festival, Aspen Music Festival and Saratoga Performing Arts Center. She will also perform in Australia, South Africa, Italy and Denmark. Ms. Chang appears regularly in the Far East and will perform at the Beijing Music Festival for concerts in Shenzhen, Guangzhou and Beijing. 2012 highlights saw Ms. Chang in performance with the Los Angeles Philharmonic, Toronto Symphony Orchestra, the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra, the National Philharmonic and the Calgary Philharmonic. Last season, Ms. Chang returned to Seoul for concerts with the London Philharmonic Orchestra and to Guangzhou to perform with the Symphony Orchestra as part of the Asian Games Opening Festival. She also recently appeared with the London Symphony Orchestra, National Symphony Orchestra (Washington), and Royal Philharmonic Orchestra. ... read full bio