OUT TODAY: Beethoven: The Sonatas & Variations for Cello and Piano Shai Wosner and Ralph Kirshbaum! Amazon .
TONIGHT: Shai joins the Berkeley Symphony and guest conductor Elim Chan on Beethoven’s 4th Piano Concerto! Read more.
12/08/2016The Guardian on our Beethoven Cycle! Read more.
12/06/2016THURSDAY: Shai will join the Berkeley Symphony in Beethoven's Piano Concerto No. 4 in G major Read more.
12/04/2016Tonight, Shai speaks with KALW's Sarah Cahill on her show, "Revolutions Per Minute," in advance of his Berkeley Symphony performance on December 8. Click below to stream the show live from 8 to 10pm Pacific... a little late for those on the East Coast (starts 11pm EST), but tune in if you're up!
12/01/201621 Classical Music Gifts That Will Make Your Year. Looking for the perfect gift this holiday season? WQXR thinks Shai's Haydn & Ligeti : Concertos & Capriccios is great "For those freaked out by space/time travel scenes, but are Ligeti curious" Read more.
Shai Wosner and cellist Ralph Kirshbaum will be releasing a complete Beethoven cello sonatas and variations recording on December 9 on Onyx Classics!
10/10/2016Classical Minnesota Public Radio is asking you to vote for up to five of your favorite pianists this month, so click below and vote for Shai! His name is on the ballot, so just check the box labeled "Shai Wosner" and click Submit. Votes will be tallied soon, with a countdown of the top 20 choices beginning on October 20.
"Wosner and the Danish National Symphony Orchestra under Nicholas Collon execute impeccably and with absolutely all the waggishness and spunk and elegance that is required." Forbes, September 28, 2016 Read the full article
“It’s like water, like vitamins. You can’t live without it,” he said. “It’s hard for me to think about music without Beethoven.” Tomorrow Shai will be playing Beethoven's Piano Concerto No. 3 with Northeastern Pennsylvania Philharmonic. Read more about his upcoming performance here.
In The New Yorker this week, Shai offers his insight into Beethoven’s Sonata No. 29 in B-Flat and Yuja Wang's interpretation of the piece. Read more.
"It’s the intelligence, perception and dazzling energy of Wosner’s playing that makes all this possible and vivid. A Barenboim protégé, he responds to every twist and turn with a sense of great immediacy as well as an airy, high-stepping poise and unerring pointing-up of Ligeti’s deliciously unpredictable rhythms.”- BBC Music Magazine Read more.
Talk about unfair treatment by the mainstream media. I say it's time NPR finally gave the man who composed the theme for its flagship news show his fair due. Read more.