Lang Lang

Don't miss Lang Lang on Music Room series

Lang Lang will be on the Music Room series, episode 2 with TX on Friday, November 19th, 2010 at 8:00PM.
Music Room is a new series which showcases some of the best talent in classical music, which will premiere on Sky Arts this November from the 12th, it features some of the world’s leading classical artists performing their favourite repertoire and discussing their lives and careers with composer Howard Goodall.
The series has already had good press in the UK including pick of the days in The Telegraph, The Times, The Mail and nice piece in Radio Times – “an exceptionally classy hour of telly”.
Episode 2 preview:
Lang Lang-8:00PM, November 19th, Sky Arts 2 / HD
Chinese piano sensation Lang Lang talks about the challenge of connecting with Western music, of navigating its vast repertoire and of developing an independent artistic voice. With Howard Goodall, he considers how best to build on his success in getting children involved in classical music. Lang Lang plays some famous Chopin, little-known Albeniz, blindingly quick Prokofiev and a movement from Beethoven’s epic sonata, the Appassionata.