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Yundi - Beethoven: Emperor Concerto is WFMT ' New Release Of the Week'

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Yundi was propelled on to the international stage when he won first prize at the 2000 Chopin International Piano Competition at the age of 18, becoming the youngest and first Chinese winner in the history of the prestigious competition. His latest release pairs Beethoven's Emperor Concerto with a performance of a major solo work, Schumann's Fantasy in C. Yundi's Beethoven: Piano Concerto No 5 in E-flat major, Op 73,Emperor: I, Allegro with the Berlin Philharmonic led by Daniel Harding is a WFMT - Chicago New Release Of the Week.