Chinese pianist Lang Lang to perform in Taipei Dec.
Renowned Chinese pianist Lang Lang will give a recital in Taipei Dec. 16, performing a variety of classical piano pieces.
He will play Tchaikovsky’s “The Seasons, Op. 37a,” Bach’s “Italian Concerto in F major, BWV 971” and Chopin’s “Four Scherzos” at the National Concert Hall, according to the management of New Arts, the organizer of the concert.
Lang Lang has visited Taiwan several times and has performed all over the country.
The pianist started playing at the age of three and gave his first public recital at the age of five.
In 1994, Lang Lang won first prize at the Ettlingen International Competition for Young Pianists in Germany. The following year, he won the International Tchaikovsky Competition for Young Musicians in Japan. He made his Carnegie Hall debut in New York City in 2001.