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Lang Lang at the Royal Festival Hall

From the Royal Festival Hall, Andrew McGregor presents a recital by pianist Lang Lang. Bach: Partita No 1. Schubert: Piano Sonata in B flat, D960. Chopin: 12 Etudes, Op 25.

Recorded at the Royal Festival Hall Chinese superstar pianist Lang Lang.

Presented by Andrew McGregor.

Feted worldwide, the youthful Lang Lang is a true celebrity on today's music scene. His appearance at the opening of ceremony of the Bejing Olympics cemented his rockstar-like status in his native China where he has inspired a whole generation of budding pianists. His sold out London solo recital, the only one he's giving in the capital this year, will give audiences a chance to experience for themselves the musician as well as the celebrity.

Bach: Partita No.1 in B flat for keyboard, BWV 825
Schubert: Piano Sonata in B flat, D.960
Chopin: 12 Etudes, Op.25

Lang Lang, piano.

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