Lang Lang

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WQXR Presents Lang Lang

Thursday, October 23, 2014

7:00 PM

Hailed as "the world's ambassador of the keyboard," (The New Yorker), piano superstar Lang Lang makes a welcome return to The Greene Space to showcase the talents of young musicians from his Lang Lang International Music Foundation, dedicated to the furthering of music education.

Enjoy solo performances and duets of music by Mozart, Khatchaturian, Dvořák and more, performed by Lang Lang and five Young Scholars of the foundation  exceptional young pianists up to age 16. 

Lang Lang also speaks about his work as a United Nations Messenger of Peace on the eve of his UN Day Concert at the General Assembly with an orchestra made up of young musicians from around the world. WQXR’s Elliott Forrest hosts.

Watch a live video webcast at 7pm: