Wang played this Chopinesque music, all rippling left-hand figures and dreamy melodic lines, with a delicacy, poetic grace and attention to inner musical details that commanded respect.
After intermission she offered a rhapsodic, uncommonly nuanced account of the formidable Liszt Sonata in B minor.
Her performance of Rimsky-Korsakov's "Flight of the Bumblebee" is featured on the Verbier Festival highlights DVD from 2008.
Wang's "Bumblebee" video has been viewed more than 4.5 million times on You Tube.
Had her heels been any higher, walking, to say nothing of her sensitive pedaling, would have been unfeasible.
From the opening piece, an early Scriabin prelude, Ms.
In a recital at Carnegie hall in May 2016, she played Beethoven's Piano Sonata No.In a departure from her previously predominantly Russian repertoire, she played Mozart's Piano Concerto No.9, the Jeunehomme, in February 2016 at David Geffen Hall in New York on four successive nights with Charles Dutoit conducting, then, in her debut with the Vienna Philharmonic under Valery Gergiev in Munich and Paris.A recording of this performance was released in December 2013 on Deutsche Grammophon.
Although there are reports Wang released a debut CD in 1995, Wang has received attention as much for her eye-catching outfits and glamorous stage presence as for her piano playing.
Wang performed with the Lucerne Festival Orchestra conducted by Claudio Abbado in Beijing, the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra in Spain and in London, and the Hong Kong Philharmonic Orchestra.