Friday, July 16, 2010
(Verbier, Switzerland) July 16 – August 1
Don’t Miss: Verbier Festival Orchestra with pianist Yuja Wang, July 16
Tucked away in the heart of the Swiss Alps, the Verbier Festival is a star-studded event where new performer collaborations are often tried out for the first time. It all kicks off on July 16 with pianist Yuja Wang joining the Verbier Festival Orchestra and conductor Charles Dutoit in Prokofiev’s Piano Concerto No. 2. Other festival highlights include appearances by Evgeny Kissin, Martha Argerich, Joshua Bell, Hélène Grimaud, Leonidas Kavakos, Gidon Kremer, Rolando Villazòn and many others.